Alfa Aesar Dodecanoic acid, 98%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A116720E
Dodecanoic acid is used in the preparation of cosmetics, soaps, alkyd resins and wetting agents. It is also used to measure the molar mass of an unknown substance through freezing point depression. It is also used as a food additive and an active component in a treatment for acne. In addition to this, it is a substrate for acylation of certain proteins based on the murine studies.
Soluble in water, benzene, acetone, alcohol, petroleum ether, dimethyl sulfoxide and dimethyl formamide. Slightly soluble in chloroform.
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.
|43° to 45°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
RTECSNumber : OE9800000
TSCA : TSCA