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112-61-8 - Methyl stearate, 99% - Methyl n-octadecanoate - Stearic acid methyl ester - A13265 - Alfa Aesar

A13265 Methyl stearate, 99%

CAS Number
112-61-8
Synonyms
Methyl n-octadecanoate
Stearic acid methyl ester

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
5g 51.36
25g 161.48
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Methyl stearate, 99%

MDL
MFCD00009005
EINECS
203-990-4

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3(CH2)16CO2CH3
Formula Weight
298.51
Melting point
38-42°
Boiling Point
180-182/4mm
Flash Point
>110°(230°F)
Solubility
Soluble in chloroform. Insoluble in water.

Applications

Methyl stearate is used as a nonionic surfactant, thereby enhancing the solubility of chemicals by dissociating aggregates and unfolding proteins. It is a fatty acid ester, which is used as an emulsifier and stabilizer.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Cunico, L. P.; Damaceno, D. S.; Falleiro, R. M. M.; Sarup, B.; Abildskov, J.; Ceriani, R.; Gani, R. Vapour liquid equilibria of monocaprylin plus palmitic acid or methyl stearate at P=(1.20 and 2.50) kPa by using DSC technique. J. Chem. Thermodyn. 2015, 91, 108-115.

Xu, S.; Zou, L.; Ling, X.; Wei, Y.; Zhang, S. Preparation and thermal reliability of methyl palmitate/methyl stearate mixture as a novel composite phase change material. Energy Build. 2014, 68, 372-375.

Other References

Merck
14,8804
Beilstein
1786213
Harmonized Tariff Code
2915.70
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
WI4460000

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