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Cetyl Alcohol

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SHORT DESCRIPTION

Cetyl alcohol, also known as 1-hexadecanol, is a 16-carbon fatty alcohol used in cosmetics and personal care products. It acts as an opacifier, emulsifier, and thickening agent while also preventing skin dryness. It is deemed safe by the FDA for food and skin protectant use.

PACKAGING TYPE

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C16H34O

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CHEMICAL NAME

Cetyl Alcohol

INDUSTRY

Personal Care

APPLICATION

Emulsifier

IDENTIFICATION AND PROPERTIES

SYNONYMS

Not Specified

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

242.44 g/mol

CAS NUMBER

36653-82-4

CHEMICAL FORMULA

C16H34O

HS CODE

2905 17 20

DENSITY

0.82 g/cm3

MELTING POINT

46 - 52 °C

BOILING POINT

305 - 330 °C

VISCOSITY

53 mPa s

SHELF LIFE

Not Specified

TYPICAL PROPERTIES

Not Specified

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