Tripalmitin
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Tripalmitin
Alias
Glycerol tripalmitate
Hexadecanoic acid, 1,2,3-propanetriyl ester
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
555-44-2
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C51H98O6
Molecular Weight: 807.32
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]: mouse intraperitoneal LD: > 500mg/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.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 555-44-2
Update: 20141007(1);