Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C18H38O
Molecular Weight: 270.49
Appearance: solid; or colorless liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating, solubilizing, thickening abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Emollient, conditioning agent, thickening agent in personal care products.
Use as solubilizing agent.
Use as fat-liquoring agent.
Use as lubricant.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.