L-Ascorbic acid, 6-hexadecanoate
L-Ascorbic acid, 6-palmitate
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C22H38O7
Molecular Weight: 414.53
Appearance: white solid.
Odor: citrus-like flavor.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. easily oxidized. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse oral LD50: 25000mg/Kg; guinea pig skin LD50: >3000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent anti-oxidizing, dispersing, emulsifying abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as antioxidant.
Antioxidant, conditioning agent, skin protective agent, masking agent in personal care products. good whitening effect.
Use as food additive, pharmaceutical ingredient.