Oleic acid (CAS 112-80-1)

Oleic acid (CAS 112-80-1)

Oleic acid is a fatty acid that occurs naturally in various animal and vegetable fats and oils. It is an odorless, colorless oil, although commercial samples may be yellowish. In chemical terms, oleic acid is classified as a monounsaturated omega-9 fatty acid, abbreviated with a lipid number of 18:1 cis-9. It has the formula CH3(CH2)7CH=CH(CH2)7COOH. The name derives from the Latin word oleum, which means oil. It is the most common fatty acid in nature. The salts and esters of oleic acid are called oleates.

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Product Description


Industries: Household chemicals, Cosmetic industry
CAS number: 112-80-1
Chemical formula: C18H34O2
Molar mass: 282,46 g/mol
Customs tariff code: 38231200

Other physical properties

Boiling point / range: ~250°C
Relative density: 910 kg/m3 (20°C )

Dimensions N/A
Pieejamais apjoms

25 kg bag