Ethyl Lactate

Ethyl Lactate Chemical formula
Synonyms: Etilo, lactato de.
Cyrillic synonym: Этиллактат.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C5H10O3 = 118.1.
CAS — 97-64-3.


Ethyl lactate has been applied topically in the treatment of acne vulgaris. It is reported to lower the pH within the skin thereby exerting a bactericidal effect. Ethyl lactate is also used in the flavouring of foods.
Published May 08, 2019.