Octanoic acid, barium salt (2:1)
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C16H30BaO4
Molecular Weight: 423.73
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Risk: toxic; irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: guinea pig oral LD50: 1250mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 1100mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 1000mg/Kg.
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.
Drier in paints.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.