Sorbitan, esters, tri-9-octadecenoate, (Z,Z,Z)-
Sorbitan, tris(9-octadecenoate), (Z)-
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C60H108O8
Molecular Weight: 957.49
Appearance: pale yellow to amber liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water; or dispersible in hot water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant, plasticizer, solubilizing agent.
Emulsifying agent in food.