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J62648 Sorbitan sesquioleate

CAS Number
8007-43-0
Synonyms
Arlacel® 83
Span® 83

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
J62648-AP 500ml 41.10
J62648-K2 1L 77.40
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Sorbitan sesquioleate

MDL
MFCD00151568
EINECS
232-360-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
C42H76O7
Formula Weight
693.06
Form
Viscous liquid
Flash Point
113°(235°F)
Density
0.989
Refractive Index
1.478
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Insoluble in cold water, hot water. soluble in mineral oil and ethyl acetate.

Applications

Sorbitan sesquioleate is an additive found in food, veterinary products, and household items. Sorbitan esters being nonionic surface agents are used as excipients in veterinary medicinal products. Emollient ester of this compound offers a smooth feel 'coated' after-feel to the skin and is used in cosmetics. It acts as a emulsification and lubricating agent.

Notes

Keep container tightly closed. Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area and protect from moisture. 

Literature References

F Enders.; B Przybilla.; J Ring. Patch testing with fragrance-mix and its constituents: discrepancies are largely due to the presence or absence of sorbitan sesquioleate. Contact dermatitis. 1991, 24, (3), 238-239.

P Sherman. Studies in water-in-oil emulsions. III. The properties of interfacial films of sorbitan sesquioleate. Journal of Colloid Science. 1953, 8, (1), 35-37.

Other References

Harmonized Tariff Code
3402.13
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
WG2934330

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