Calcium octanoate
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Calcium octanoate
Alias
Calcium di(octanoate)
Octanoic acid, calcium salt (2:1)
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
6107-56-8
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C16H30CaO4
Molecular Weight: 326.48
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
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*, %, ≥
90
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Drier in paints.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.
Manufacturers