Ricinoleic Acid used in textile finishing,coating,inks,soaps

Ricinoleic Acid

Ricinoleic Acid-Molecule Struture
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Ricinoleic Acid also called as castor oil acid, belongs to a family of the unsaturated fatty acid. It is used in textile finishing, coating, inks and in making soaps.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Amber Liquid
Boiling Point 416.4 °C
CAS Number 141-22-0
Density 0.94 g/mL
EINECS Number 205-470-2
IUPAC Name (9Z,12R)-12-Hydroxyoctadec-9-Enoic Acid
InChI 1S/C18H34O3/c1-2-3-4-11-14-17(19)15-12-9-7-5-6-8-10-13-16-18(20)21/h9,12,17,19H,2-8,10-11,13-16H2,1H3,(H,20,21)/b12-9-/t17-/m1/s
Main Hazards Irritant
Melting Point < 10°C
Molar Mass 298.46 g/mol
Molecular Formula C18H34O3
RTECS Number VJ3150000
Solubility Slightly Soluble
Synonyms 9-Octadecenoicacid, 12-Hydroxy-, [R-(Z)]-;Ricinoleic Acid (8ci);(R)-12-Hydroxyoleic Acid;12-D-Hydroxy-9-Cis-Octadecenoic Acid;12-Hydroxy-Cis-9-Octadecenoic Acid;12-Hydroxyoctadeca-9-Enoic Acidic 80;Cenwax C;Edenor Ri 90;Nsc 281242;Nouracid Cs 80;Ricinic Acid;Ricinolic Acid
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