Benzyl laurate
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Benzyl laurate
Alias
Dodecanoic acid, benzyl ester
Dodecanoic acid, phenylmethyl ester
Lauric acid, benzyl ester
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
140-25-0
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C19H30O2
Molecular Weight: 290.44
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: sweet aroma.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
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physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as solvent.
Modification agent in perfume.
Emollient, conditioning agent, masking agent, solvent in personal care products.
Manufacturers
 
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