Sodium Behenoyl Lactylate
Sodium Docosyl Lactylate
Docosanoic acid, 2-(1-carboxyethoxy)-1-methyl-2-oxoethyl ester, sodium salt
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C28H51NaO6
Molecular Weight: 506.69
Appearance: white or off white to yellow waxy solid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, low irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, lubricating, dispersing, solubilizing, emulsifying, thickening, fat-liquoring abilities. suitable for neutral formula.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Humectant, conditioning agent, emulsifying agent, fat-liquoring agent, emollient, thickening agent in personal care products.
Use as cleansing agent.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.