Decanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-
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Decanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-
Alias
2-Hydroxydecanoic acid
Hydroxydecanoic acid
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
5393-81-7
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C10H20O3
Molecular Weight: 188.26
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: white solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating, antirust, cleansing 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 in personal care products.
Use as cleansing agent.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.
Manufacturers
 
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