Chimyl alcohol
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Chimyl alcohol
Alias
(S)-3-(Hexadecyloxy)propane-1,2-diol
(1)-3-(Hexadecyloxy)propane-1,2-diol
1-O-Hexadecylglycerol
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Ether
CAS No.
506-03-6, 6145-69-3, 53584-29-5
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C19H40O3
Molecular Weight: 316.52
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: white powder.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: mouse subcutaneous LD50: >3007mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, solubilizing, lubricating, thickening abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizers.
Emollient, conditioning agent, thickening agent in personal care products.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.
Use as lubricant.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/:53584-29-5
Update: 20130920(1);