Myristic acid, ethyl ester
Tetradecanoic acid, ethyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C16H32O2
Molecular Weight: 256.42
Solubility: slightly soluble in water. soluble in ethanol, benzene.
Melting point: 12.3℃.
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 emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Emollient, conditioning agent, perfume, solvent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.