An oily liquid derived from PEG-ylated sorbitan (a derivative of sorbitol) esterified with fatty acids.
Other Known Names: PEG(80)sorbitan monolaurate, Alkest TW 80, Tween 80
Molecular Formula: C58H114O26
Applications: pharmaceutical, food additive, detergent, emulsifier, wetting agent
Molar Mass: 1310 g/mol
Appearance: Amber Colored Viscous Liquid
Boiling Point: >100°C