Myristyl myristate
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Myristyl myristate
Alias
Tetradecanoic acid, tetradecyl ester
Tetradecyl myristate
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
3234-85-3
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C28H56O2
Molecular Weight: 424.74
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: rat oral LD50: > 14400mg/Kg.
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 lubricant.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Conditioning agent, emollient, opacifying agent in personal care products.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 3234-85-3
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