10-Hydroxydecanoic Acid
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10-Hydroxydecanoic Acid
Alias
Decanoic acid,10-hydroxy-
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
1679-53-4
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C10H20O3
Molecular Weight: 188.26
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: white crystal.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water. soluble in ethyl ether.
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 antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative, dispersing, emulsifying, cleansing abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Sebum secretion inhibitor, conditioning agent, antibacterial agents in personal care products.
Used in synthesis of musk, royal jelly acid, esters, lactones, medicine.
Manufacturers
 
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