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Alfa Aesar™ Behenic acid, tech. 85%

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112-85-6
C22H44O2
340.592
MFCD00002807
UKMSUNONTOPOIO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
behenic acid, 1-docosanoic acid, n-docosanoic acid, hydrofol acid 560, docosoic acid, hydrofol 2022-55, glycon b-70, behensaeure, docosanoicacid, docosansaeure
8215
CHEBI:28941
docosanoic acid
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)O
112-85-6
C22H44O2
340.592
MFCD00002807
UKMSUNONTOPOIO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
behenic acid, 1-docosanoic acid, n-docosanoic acid, hydrofol acid 560, docosoic acid, hydrofol 2022-55, glycon b-70, behensaeure, docosanoicacid, docosansaeure
8215
CHEBI:28941
docosanoic acid
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)O
Applications
Behenic acid is used to give hair conditioners and moisturizers their smoothing properties. It is also used to investigate the phase behavior of long-chain acids in supercritical propane.

Solubility
Soluble in DMF (~3 mg/ml), hot methanol, water (0.15 mg/ml at 25°C), chloroform, and ethanol (2.18 mg/ml at 25°C).

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, reducing agents and bases. Store at room temperature.
Melting Point 74°C to 78°C
Boiling Point 306°C (60mmHg)
Quantity 50g
Beilstein 1792887
Merck Index 14,1023
Solubility Information Soluble in DMF (∽3mg/ml),hot methanol,water (0.15mg/ml at 25°C),chloroform,and ethanol (2.18mg/ml at 25°C).
Formula Weight 340.6
Percent Purity 85%
Grade Technical
Chemical Name or Material Behenic acid

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

EINECSNumber : 204-010-8

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures