Triheptanoin
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Triheptanoin
Alias
Heptanoic acid, 1,2,3-propanetriyl ester
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
620-67-7
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C24H44O6
Molecular Weight: 428.60
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: mouse intravenous LD50: 320mg/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 dispersing agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Use as lubricant.
Conditioning agent, emollient, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as plasticizer.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 620-67-7
Update: 20141007(1);