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C20 Alcohol

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Product Description

PRODUCT

C20 Alcohol

CAS #

629-96-9

SYNONYM

Arachidyl Alcohol; 1-Eicosanol; 1-Icosanol; Arachidalcohol; Arachidic alcohol; 1-Eicosanol; Icosan-1-ol

FORMULA

CH3(CH2)18CH2OH

Product Specifications

ODOR

Typical

ESTER VALUE

No more than 0.3 mg KOH/g

DENSITY

0.800 - 0.804 g/mL (@ 80 C)

SOLIDIFICATION POINT

62 - 66 C

VISCOSITY

ca. 195 C

CONTENT

At least 95.0% wt (C20 Alcohol)

HYDROXYL NUMBER

182 - 192 mg KOG/g

ACID NUMBER

No more than 0.05 mg KOH/g

INDEX OF REFRACTION

1.4330 ([n]D80)

WATER

No more than 0.1% wt

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

298 g/mol

MELTING POINT

63 - 67 C

APPEARANCE

Colorless after melting

COLOR (HAZEN)

No more than 20

FLASH POINT

ca. 195 C

INSOLUBILITY

in water

SOLUBILITY

alcohol, hot benzene

BOILING POINT

369 c

NOTES

Arachidyl alcohol used as an emollient in cosmetics.

Use: EMOLLIENT, EMULSION STABILISING, VISCOSITY CONTROLLING

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