Ascorbyl Stearate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Ascorbyl Stearate Properties

Ascorbyl Stearate

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Ascorbyl stearate is an ester formed from ascorbic acid and stearic acid. In addition to its use as a source of vitamin C, it is used as an antioxidant food additive in margarine.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 10605-09-1
Density 1.125g/cm3
EINECS Number 234-231-5
IUPAC Name [(2S)-2-[(2R)-4,5-Dihydroxy-3-oxo-2-Furyl]-2-Hydroxy-Ethyl] Octadecanoate
Melting Point 117 °C
Molar Mass 442.586 g/mol
Molecular Formula C24H42O7
RTECS Number CI7671310
Synonyms L-Ascorbic Acid, 6-Octadecanoate;Ascorbyl Monooctadecanoate;L-Ascorbicacid, 6-Stearate;Ascorbyl 6-Stearate