Lanosterol
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Lanosterol
Alias
Lanosta-8,24-dien-3-ol, (3-beta)-
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Alcohol
CAS No.
79-63-0
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C30H50O
Molecular Weight: 426.72
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: reproductive effect.
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
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Conditioning agent, emollient, antistatic agent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 79-63-0
Update: 20130920(1);