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111-01-3 - Squalane, 98% - 2,6,10,15,19,23-Hexamethyltetracosane - A17931 - Alfa Aesar

A17931 Squalane, 98%

CAS Number
111-01-3
Synonyms
2,6,10,15,19,23-Hexamethyltetracosane

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 41.00
500g 126.00
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Squalane, 98%

MDL
MFCD00008953
EINECS
203-825-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
C30H62
Formula Weight
422.83
Melting point
-38°
Boiling Point
210-215°/1mm
Flash Point
218°(424°F)
Density
0.81
Refractive Index
1.4510
Solubility
Not miscible or difficult to mix in water.

Applications

Squalane influence on the vital pathway that transforms glucose into cholesterol may be pivotal. It regulates or controls the rate of synthesis of the enzyme HMG Co-A reductase, and may contribute to effective treatments for cancer and heart disease. It plays an important role as a terminator in the biomembrane.

Notes

Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Literature References

Kevin R. Wilson.; Jared D. Smith.; Sean H. Kessler.; and Jesse H. Kroll. The statistical evolution of multiple generations of oxidation products in the photochemical aging of chemically reduced organic aerosol.: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.,2012,141468-1479.

Zih-Rou Huang.; Yin-Ku Lin and Jia-You Fang. Biological and Pharmacological Activities of Squalane and Related Compounds: Potential Uses in Cosmetic Dermatology.Molecules.;2009,14540-554.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,8767
Beilstein
776019
Harmonized Tariff Code
2901.10
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
XB6070000

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