Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

8006-54-0 - Lanolin - Wool fat - A16902 - Alfa Aesar

A16902 Lanolin

CAS Number
8006-54-0
Synonyms
Wool fat

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250g 28.54
1000g 72.10
Add to Cart Add to Quote Request View Item

Lanolin

MDL
MFCD00081740
EINECS
232-348-6

Chemical Properties

Melting point
38-44°
Solubility
Soluble in ether, petroleum ether, chloroform and petroleum benzene. Sparingly soluble in ethanol. Insoluble in water.

Applications

Lanolin is used in a wide variety of creams, ointments and emollients. It is often used as protective baby skin treatment and lip balm products such as carmex. It acts as a lubricant, shoe polish, rust-preventative coatings and a starting material for the production of cholecalciferol using irradiation. It is used to soften and break baseball gloves. Further, It is used in various leather treatments by mixing with other ingredients like neatsfoot oil, beeswax and glycerine.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Hassan, M. M.; Barker, H.; Collie, S. Enhanced corrosion inhibition of mild steel by cross-linked lanolin-coatings. Prog. Org. Coat. 2015, 78, 249-255.

Dilillo, M.; Restivo, A.; Degano, I.; Ribechini, E.; Colombini, M. P. GC/MS investigations of the total lipid fraction of wool: A new approach for modelling the ageing processes induced by iron-gallic dyestuffs on historical and archaeological textiles. Microchem. J. 2015, 118, 131-140.

Other References

Merck
14,5358
Harmonized Tariff Code
1505.00
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
OE3201000

Recommended

Recently Viewed

Chemicals

Life Science

Metals & Materials

Catalysts

Analytical & Labware