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Calcium Undecylenate Properties

Calcium Undecylenate

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Description

 

Calcium Undecylenate a fatty acid, occurs as a pale liquid. Undecylenic Acid as well as some of its salts (Calcium, Zinc) are used in the formulation of topical antifungal products. In the United States, topical antifungal products are regulated as Over-the-Counter (OTC) drugs by the Food and Drug Administration. Undecylenic Acid inhibits the growth and reproduction of fungal cells and decrease the number of fungi present. In the United States, antifungal agents are regulated as over-the-counter (OTC) drug ingredients. Undecylenic Acid and its Calcium and Zinc salts also help to cleanse the skin or to prevent odor by destroying or inhibiting the growth of microorganisms and prevent powdered or granular substances from forming clumps. These ingredients also clean skin and hair by helping w

Chemical Properties

Appearance Solid.
Boiling Point 300.8 °C at 760 mmHg
CAS Number 1322-14-1
IUPAC Name calcium undec-10-enoate
Melting Point 146°C
Molar Mass 406.61 g/mol
Molecular Formula C22H38CaO4
NFPA 704 H-2, F-1, R-0, C-NA
Synonyms 10Undecenoicacid,Calciumsalt;Ca.Undecylenate(Calciumundecylenate);Calciumdiundec-10-Enoate;Calcium Undecenoate;Calcium Undecylenate;10-Undecanoic Acid Calcium Salt;Bis(10-Undecenoic Acid)Calcium Salt;Calcium Undec-10-Enoate