Butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) (128-37-0) is an antioxidant and used as preservative in foods, animal feed, animal and vegetable oil, petroleum products, rubber and plastics. BHT is also used in a wide range of cosmetic formulations as an antioxidant at concentrations from 0.0002% to 0.5%.
White to off white Granular Powder
1,03 g/cm3 at 20 °C
Melting point/range: 69 - 73 °C - lit. 265 °C - lit.
Solubility in Water
0,00 hPa at 25 °C - OECD Test Guideline 104
127 °C - open cup
used as an Antioxidants for Edible Oils, Lube, Plastic and Resins.
The global butylated hydroxytoluene market is projected to grow from USD 230 million in 2022 to USD 301 million by 2027, at a cagr 5.5% from 2022 to 2027.
25 kg Bag