Calcium Dodecanoate
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Calcium Dodecanoate
Alias
Dodecanoic acid, calcium salt
Calcium laurate
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
4696-56-4
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C24H46CaO4
Molecular Weight: 438.70
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: white powder.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water. soluble in toluene.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Emulsifying agent, cleansing agent in personal care products. eg: color make-up.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.
Manufacturers
 
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