Triethyl O-acetylcitrate

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General Information

CITROFOL® AII is a versatile citric acid ester. As a result of its pharmacological safety, its use is especially desirable in products serving the medical, pharmaceutical and food contact sectors.

In pharmaceutical applications CITROFOL® AII contributes as plasticiser to the performance of enteric-coated tablets.

For personal care applications like nail lacquer, CITROFOL® AII provides beside good plasticising properties also excellent lightfastness. 


CITROFOL® AII is supplied in drums with 225 kg net weight and in small drums with 25 kg net content. Other packaging is possible upon request.

Jungbunzlauer CITROFOL® AII has been pre-registered according to REACH Regulation at the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).

  • Clear liquid, low viscose and odourless
  • High boiling point - low volatility
  • Excellent compatibility with polar polymers such as acrylics, vinyl resins, ethylen-vinyl acetate and cellulose derivatives

Personal Care

  • Colour Cosmetics
  • Fragrances
  • Hair Care

Cleaners & Detergents

  • Dish Washing
  • Industrial Cleaners
  • Laundry Care
  • Surface Care

Industrial Applications

  • Adhesives, Sealants
  • Inks, Paints, Coatings
  • Metal Surface Treatment
  • Plastics, Polymers


  • Medical Devices
  • Pharmaceutical Products
Legal aspects