Basic Info:

  • Chemical Synonym(s): 2-ethylhexyl (E)-3-(4-methoxyphenyl)prop-2-enoate;
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  • CAS Number: 5466-77-3
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Boiling Point
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Clear colorless to yellow
Water Solubility
<0.1 g/100 mL at 27 ºC
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Ethyl-Hexyl-Methoxycinnamate is a chemical compound and belongs to the cinnamates, an ester of methoxy cinnamic acid and 2-ethyl hexanol.

It is produced by the reaction between Ethanol and Hexanoic Acid or Octanoic Acid, which can be done by either chemical or biological methods (enzymatic), but the method most commonly used is the Chemical Method.

It is produced by reacting propylene oxide with phenol under basic conditions. It is also produced by reacting catechol, formaldehyde and octanol in the presence of a catalyst. It has the acronym EHMC.EHMC is visually transparent, and it gives high gloss to the finished products.

It is an ester of p-methoxy cinnamic acid and 2-ethyl hexanol. It has SPF 50+ protection against UVB rays, an absorption peak at 365 nm. It is a colourless, slightly viscous liquid. It is soluble in aromatic hydrocarbon and alcohol but not in water.


Ethyl-Hexyl-Methoxycinnamate is a type of organic compound that is used in many applications.

It is commonly used in sunscreen products, hair products, lotions, and other cosmetic products. It is also used in plastics, lubricants, and resins.

The uses of Ethyl-Hexyl-Methoxycinnamate are varied and include cleaning products, shampoos, cosmetics, moisturizers, skin creams, aftershave products, and insect repellents.

It prevents ultraviolet radiation from penetrating the skin.  It does this by absorbing UV energy as heat. Being an emollient type UV filter, EHMC can be used in many cosmetic products. This product is used to produce hair sprays, nail polish, shampoos, deodorants and many other cosmetic products.

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