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A11341 Pentadecanolide, 98%

CAS Number
106-02-5
Synonyms
Cyclopentadecanolide
15-Hydroxypentadecanoic acid lactone

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A11341-14 25g 40.10
A11341-22 100g 116.00
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Pentadecanolide, 98%

MDL
MFCD00039667
EINECS
203-354-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
C15H28O2
Formula Weight
240.39
Melting point
33-37°
Boiling Point
137°/2mm
Flash Point
>110°(230°F)
Density
0.918
Refractive Index
1.4700
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, dipropylene glycol. Insoluble in water.

Applications

Pentadecanolide is a monomer used to make PGA-co-pentadecalactone polymers to be used in the development of directly compressed prolonged release tablets of slightly soluble drugs such as ketoprofen. Pentadecanolide may be used for the synthesis of poly(pentadecanolide) (PPDL) by Novozyme 435 catalyzed ring-opening polymerization. It may be employed as starting reagent for the synthesis of terminally-branched iso-fatty acids (iso-C15-C17).

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Wilberth H-K, et al. Effect of reaction temperature on the physicochemical properties of poly (pentadecanolide) obtained by enzyme-catalyzed ring-opening polymerization. . Polymer Bull. 2015, 72(3), 1-12.

Mark B Richardson,; Spencer J Williams. A practical synthesis of long-chain iso-fatty acids (iso-C12-C19) and related natural products. . Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. 2013, 9 1807-1812 .

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H317

May cause an allergic skin reaction.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P272-P280g-P302+P352-P333+P313-P363-P501c

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,3910
Beilstein
143710
Hazard Class
9
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2932.20
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
RN9775000

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