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Triethyl Citrate CAS 77-93-0

Molecular Formula: C12H20O7

Formula Weight: 276.28

ZSpharmac: Triethyl Citrate Supplier

Product Name: Triethyl Citrate
CAS No: 77-93-0
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Triethyl Citrate
Other Names:Triethylcitrate
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Clear Liquid
EINECS No.:201-070-7
Storage:Store Below +30°C.
Provide:Triethyl Citrate MSDS;
Triethyl Citrate COA

What is Triethyl Citrate?

Triethyl citrate is an oily anemic fluid at typical temperature level and also stress, and also its solubility in water (25 ° C) is 6.5 g/100cm3. It has a pleasant as well as pleasant fruit wine, plum-like aroma. The substance is soluble in the majority of natural solvents, but barely soluble in oil. The compound has good compatibility with the majority of cellulose, polyvinyl chloride, polyvinyl acetate resin and chlorinated rubber.

Triethyl Citrate Property

Melting point 

-55 °C

Boiling point 

235 °C/150 mmHg (lit.)


1.14 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

vapor density 

9.7 (vs air)

vapor pressure 

1 mm Hg ( 107 °C)

refractive index 

n20/D 1.442(lit.)


>230 °F

storage temp. 

Store below +30°C.


H2O: soluble









Water Solubility 

5.7 g/100 mL (25 ºC)


Triethyl Citrate Uses

  1. Triethyl citrate is primarily utilized as a plasticizer for polycarbonate materials such as cellulose and also vinyl. It is additionally utilized in the layer market and can additionally be used as a berry-type food flavor.
  2. Triethyl citrate is commonly utilized as a plasticizer for cellulose material and vinyl resin. As a bulking representative in food, it can enhance the foaming efficiency of baked food as well as enhance the bulking state. It can also be made use of as an antioxidant It is made use of to support soybean oil, salad oil, margarine, reducing as well as various other edible oils. As a flavor enhancer, it can be made use of to raise flavor in soft drinks, sweet, and baked items. It is likewise made use of as a chelating representative as well as service provider solvent. Especially appropriate for ink coating, safe PVC granulation, pharmaceutical industry, kids’s soft playthings, medical items, mixing tastes and scents, cosmetics manufacturing and other sectors.

Triethyl Citrate Application

Triethyl citrate is a frequently utilized pharmaceutical excipient and also a typical capsule plasticizer. The compound can be used as a fairly risk-free pharmaceutical excipient, usually utilized in oral medicines, as a mouthfeel improver, which can boost the mouthfeel of tablets or medications, reduce their resentment, acidity and also other poor tastes, thereby enhancing clients’ medication conformity sex. Furthermore, triethyl citrate can additionally be utilized in the preparation of enteric-coated tablets or controlled-release preparations, which can increase the security as well as toughness of the drug impact of the prep work, improve the absorption and also application of the drug in the intestinal tract, and thereby boost the healing impact. Triethyl citrate is used as a plasticizer in the capsule manufacturing procedure, which can boost the flexibility of the capsule, reduce its fragility, as well as at the same time enhance the lubricity of the pill, consequently assisting in the dental filling and unloading of the medication. In addition, considering that triethyl citrate is a water-insoluble natural compound, a seclusion layer can be based on the external layer of the capsule to lower the interaction in between the drug as well as the capsule product, consequently ensuring the security of the medication.

Ecological Information on Triethyl Citrate

The manufacturing as well as likewise use triethyl citrate in cosmetic in addition to specific therapy items and additionally as a specialized solvent, plasticizer, along with preservative can bring about its launch into the atmosphere via countless waste streams. If released to air, the vapor pressure at 25 ° C is 6.87X10-4 mm Hg, recommending that triethyl citrate will only exist in the atmosphere as a vapor. Vapor-phase triethyl citrate is weakened in the ambience by feedback with photochemically developed hydroxyl radicals; the half-life of this reaction in air is approximated to be 4 days. Triethyl citrate does not have a chromophore that absorbs at > 290 nm along with for that reason is not expected to be subjected to path photolysis by sunshine. If released into dirt, triethyl citrate is expected to have a truly high mobility device based on an estimated Koc worth of 20. Based on an estimated Henry’s regulation constant of 3.8X10-9 atm-cu m/mole, volatilization from wet dust surface areas is not anticipated to be a substantial fate procedure. Based upon its vapor pressure, triethyl citrate is not anticipated to volatilize from completely dry soil area. Biodegradation data in soil with or without water. Based upon the structurally similar material acetyl tributyl citrate, using the Japanese MITI test, the substance reached 82% of the academic body within 4 weeks, biodegradation may be a crucial ecological fate process of triethyl citrate in dirt and additionally water. Based on the estimated Koc, triethyl citrate is not expected to adsorb to postpone solids in addition to debris if released right into water. Volatilization from the surface area is not prepared for to be an important fate procedure based upon the estimated Henry’s legislation constant for this material. An estimated BCF of 3 suggests a reduced possibility for bioconcentration in marine organisms. The base-catalyzed 2nd hydrolysis price constant was approximated to be 1.3X10-2 L/mol-sec making use of structure price quote techniques; this represents half-lives of 16 as well as likewise 2 years at pH 7 as well as additionally 8, particularly. Occupational direct exposure to triethyl citrate may happen by means of skin contact with the material in workplaces where triethyl citrate is developed or taken advantage of. Usage details show that the basic populace could be revealed to triethyl citrate via intake of food as well as dermal contact with consumer items including triethyl citrate.

About Products:
If you need Triethyl Citrate as a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly, we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced manufacturer and supplier of Triethyl Citrate, ZSpharmac will provide Triethyl Citrate raw materials to customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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