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Palmitic Acid

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Product Description

PRODUCT

Palmitic Acid

CAS #

57-10-3

SYNONYM

Hexadecanoic Acid

FORMULA

CH3(CH2)14COOH

PRODUCT TYPE

Oleochemcial

HAZARD

0 Non-Regulated Material

Product Specifications

CHEMICAL STRUCTURE

Palmitic Acid distributor CAS: 57-10-3 CH3(CH2)14COOH chemical structure

ACID VALUE, MG KOH/G

217- 222

IODINE VALUE

0.5 Max

SAPONIFICATION VALUE

208 - 222

COLOR, GARDNER

1 Max

COLOR % TRANS@ 440 NM

93 Min (95 Min @550nm)

FATTY ACID COMPOSITION (%)

Typical Fatty Acid Composition (%)

C 14

2

C 16

95.5

C 18

2

ODOR

wh. cryst. scales, sl. char. odortaste

REFRACTIVE INDEX

1.4273 (80 c)

INSOLUBILITY

in water

MELTING POINT

63-64 c

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

256.42

SOLUBILITY

hot alcohol, ether, propyl alcohol, chloroform, oxygenated, aromatic, and chlorinated solvs.

BOILING POINT

215 c (15 mm)

DENSITY

0.853 (624 c)

SLIGHTLY SOLUBLE

in cold alcohol, petrol. ether

NOTES

Category: Oleochemicals, High Purity Fatty Acids


 


Purity:  99+ %

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