Agent Name

Isopropyl palmitate

CAS Number

142-91-6

Formula

C19-H38-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1-Methylethyl hexadecanoate; Crodamol IPP; Deltyl; Deltyl Prime; Emcol-IP; Emerest 2316; Estol 103; Hexadecanoic acid, 1-methylethyl ester; Hexadecanoic acid, isopropyl ester; Isopal; Isopalm; Isopropyl hexadecanoate; Isopropyl n-hexadecanoate; JA-FA IPP; JA-FA IPPKessco; Kessco IPP; Kessco isopropyl palmitate; Nikkol IPP; Palmitic acid, isopropyl ester; Plymouth IPP; Propal; Sinnoester PIT; Starfol IPP; Stepan D-70; Tegester isopalm; Unimate IPP; Wickenol 111; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

Colorless liquid; mp = 14 deg C; [Hawley] Colorless liquid; mp = 11-13 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as emollient and emulsifier (cosmetics and topical medicines) and as plasticizer; [HSDB] Used for chemical synthesis, metal extraction or refining and processing of metals, textile processing, and in lubricants and additives; [IUCLID]

Comments

A skin irritant; [SAX] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.59E-5 mm Hg

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