Dodecanoic acid, 1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl ester
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Dodecanoic acid, 1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl ester
Alias
Butylene glycol 2-laurate
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
180680-01-7
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C16H32O3
Molecular Weight: 272.42
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble 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.
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 emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Use as lubricant.
Manufacturers