Cholesterol acetate
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Cholesterol acetate
Alias
Cholest-5-en-3-beta-yl acetate
Cholest-5-en-3-ol (3beta)-, acetate
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
604-35-3
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C29H48O2
Molecular Weight: 428.69
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
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
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Conditioning agent, emollient, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Liquid crystal in electronics industry.
Manufacturers
 
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