Hexadecanoic acid, octadecyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C34H68O2
Molecular Weight: 508.90
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as lubricant.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Conditioning agent, emollient, opacifying agent, humectant, stabilizer, emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Use as brightening agent.