Octyl methoxycinnamate or ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate or octinoxate, trade names Eusolex 2292 and Uvinul MC80, Octyl Methoxycinnamate is an organic compound that is an ingredient in some sunscreens and lip balms. It is an ester formed from methoxycinnamic acid and 2-ethylhexanol. It is a liquid that is insoluble in water.
Application & Usage:
- Octyl Methoxycinnamate is an organic ester used in sunscreens (and lip balms) formed from methoxycinnamic acid and 2-ethylhexanol (Source).
- Octyl Methoxycinnamate is a sun blocking agent that absorbs UVB rays, but not UVA rays.
Octyl Methoxycinnamate is available in 25Kg / 35Kg / 220Kg Drums