Alfa Aesar Oleyl alcohol, 99+%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar H3347506
Oleyl alcohol is used in softening and lubrication of textile fabrics, in the production of carbon paper, stencil paper, and printing ink. It finds application in cosmetic products viz skin creams, lotions as a thickner, and in hair conditioners and hair coating shampoos. It is utilized as an antifoaming agent and cutting lubricant, as the precursor for the preparation of its sulfuric ester derivatives, which are used in detergents and wetting agents. It plays a vital role in various formulations for drug delivery.
Miscible with alcohol and ether. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride. Immiscible with water.
Incompatible with oxidizing agents and strong acids.
|206° to 207°C (13mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
RTECSNumber : RG4120000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : −30° to −10°C