Butyl acetyl ricinoleate
9-Octadecenoic acid, 12-(acetyloxy)-, butyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C24H44O4
Molecular Weight: 396.60
Appearance: slight yellow to pale yellow liquid.
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.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsion stabilizer.
Emollient, conditioning agent in personal care products.