BHT(Butylated Hydroxytoluene )

Other name:  Antioxidant BHT(2,6-di-tert-butyl-4-methyl phenol),

Molecular formula: C15H24O,

molecular weight: 220.36,

Character: white crystals or crystalline powder; soluble in benzene,toluene,ethanol,acetone,carbon terachloride,and methanol;insoluble in water and 10% NaOH solution.Mainly used in animal and vegetable oil and fat,and oil-rich food,and for packaging materials for cosmetics and food.


Items Parameter
Appearance white crystals or crystalline powder
m.p.℃ 69.0-70.0
Purity, %,≥ 99.5
Water content, % ≤ 0.1
Incandesced residue ,% ≤ 0.01
Sulfate (as SO4), % ≤  0.002
Heavy metal (as Pb), % ≤ 0.0004
As     ,% ≤ 0.0001
Free cresol(as p-cresol) ,% ≤ 0.02

Grades: Food grade,technical grade,feed grade.

Containers: kraft paper outside,plastic woven bag with plastic lining inner,with a net weight of 25kg, or load by 500kg plastic woven bag.

Production capacity: 4000 mt/year

Warning: keep away from moisture and not to be handled together with toxic materials.