Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C10H20O2
Molecular Weight: 172.26
Appearance: water-white liquid.
Odor: pungent odor.
Solubility: insoluble in water. soluble in isopropanol, benzene.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent lubricating, anticorrosive, dispersing, emulsifying, cleansing abilities. hydrolysis and oxidation stability better than capric acid.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Widely used in preparation of neodecanoic acid esters. neodecanoic acid esters can be used in paint.
Widely used in preparation of neodecanoic acid salts. neodecanoic acid salts can be used in rubber and metal adhesion promoting agents.
Adhesion-promoting agent in adhesion of rubber and metal.
Lubricant in lubricating oil.
Emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.