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Cetyl Alcohol

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Product Description

PRODUCT

Cetyl Alcohol

CAS #

36653-82-4

SYNONYM

1-Hexadecanol; Hexadecan-1-ol

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FORMULA

C16H34O

PRODUCT TYPE

Animal

HAZARD

0 Non-Regulated Material

Typical Product Specifications

CHEMICAL STRUCTURE

Cetyl Alcohol distributor CAS: 36653-82-4 C16H34O chemical structure

C 14

2% Max.

FATTY ACID PROFILE

-

C 18

2% Max.

MOISTURE CONTENT

0.3% Max.

HYDROXYL VALUE

228 - 232 mgKOH/gm

SOLIDIFICATION POINT

48 - 50°C

ACID VALUE

0.1 mgKOH/gm Max.

C 16

98% Min.

SAPONIFICATION VALUE

0.5 mgKOH/gm Max.

IODINE VALUE

0.1 Max.

APPEARANCE

White Flakes

COLOR

10 Max. (APHA)

HYDROCARBONS

0.5% Max.

NOTES

Available as flakes (20kg bags), pastilles (20kg bags) and bulk (18-19 MT Isotanks).
Uses: Gum; Perfumery; emulsifier; emollient; coupling agent; surface-active dispersant; wetting agent; foam stabilizer in detergents; cosmetics; external mold release for acrylics; raw material for antioxidants; emulsion polymerization; color enhancer in high-solids coatings; flavoring agent, color diluent.

Use: EMOLLIENT, EMULSIFYING, EMULSION STABILISING, FOAM BOOSTING, MASKING, OPACIFYING, SURFACTANT, VISCOSITY CONTROLLING

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