Hydrogenated castor oil
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Hydrogenated castor oil
Alias
Castor oil, hydrogenated
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
8001-78-3
Structural Formula
 
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: rat oral LD50: >10000mg/Kg.
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
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Conditioning agent, emollient, emulsifying agent, thickening agent in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.
Used in preparation of 12-hydroxy stearic acid.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/:8001-78-3