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Sorbitan Monooleate Properties

Sorbitan Monooleate

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Sorbitan Monooleate is a monoester of oleic acid and hexitol anhydrides derived from an amber-coloured oily viscous liquid. It is used as an emulsifier in cosmetic and pharmaceutical ointments and creams. It is also used as a stabilizer in food products.It is also used as a co-emulsifier for lotions and other emulsions. Sorbitan Oleate is particularly suited to formulations that contain vegetable oils.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellow to Amber Liquid
Boiling Point 579.3 °C
CAS Number 1338-43-8
Density 1.068 g/cm3
EINECS Number 215-665-4
HS Code 34021300
IUPAC Name [2-(3,4-Dihydroxyoxolan-2-Yl)-2-Hydroxy-Ethyl] (E)-Octadec-9-Enoate
InChI 1S/C24H44O6/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-22(27)29-19-21(26)24-23(28)20(25)18-30-24/h9-10,20-21,23-26,28H,2-8,11-19H2,1H3/b10-9+
Molar Mass 428.61 g/mol
Molecular Formula C24H44O6
RTECS Number WG2932400
Refractive 1.48 n/D
Synonyms AlkamulsSMO;Span80;Arlacel80;ArmotanMO;Atmer05;Crill4;DehymulsSMO;Disponil100;Emasol;Emsorb2500;GlycomulO;HSDB5822;IonetS-80;KemmatS80;KosteranO1;LonzestSMO;Mono‐9‐octadecenoate;Monodehydrosorbitolmonooleate;Montan80;Montane80VGA;Newcol80;NikkolSO10,15;Nissan;NonionOP80R;Oleatedesorbitan;Radiasurf7155;RheodolAO,SP;RikemalO250;SorbesterP17;Sorbitan;Sorbitanoleate 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