Sodium Oleate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Sodium Oleate Properties

Sodium Oleate

Sodium Oleate Molecular Structure-Molecule Struture
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Sodium oleate is an unsaturated fatty acid. It is utilized for a variety of commercial purposes, especially the production of soap. It is also often used in the production of insoluble metallic stearates. Other uses of the fatty acid include its inclusion in industrial lubricants and various oil-based cosmetics as a thickening or gelling agent.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Powder
CAS Number 143-19-1
EINECS Number 205-591-0
IUPAC Name Sodium (9Z)-octadec-9-enoate
InChI 1S/C18H34O2.Na/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18(19)20;/h9-10H,2-8,11-17H2,1H3,(H,19,20);/q;+1/p-1/b10-9-;
Melting Point 232-235 °C
Molar Mass 304.443 g/mol
Molecular Formula C18H33NaO2
RTECS Number RK1200000
Solubility Soluble
Synonyms 9-Octadecenoicacid (9Z)-, Sodium Salt;9-Octadecenoic Acid (Z)-, Sodium Salt;Oleicacid, Sodium Salt;Eunatrol;Lunac SO 90L;NPS Red Oil Soap;Nonsoul ON1;Nonsoul ON-A;Pionin D 951P;9-Octadecenoic Acid(9Z)-, Sodium Salt;Sodium Oleate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X