Agent Name

Methyl oleate

CAS Number

112-62-9

Formula

C19-H36-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

9-Octadecenoic acid, methyl ester; Methyl 9-octadecenoate; (Z)-9-Octadecenoic acid, methyl ester; ADJ 100; Edenor Me 90/95V; Edenor MeTiO5; Emerest 2801; Emery 2301; Emery oleic acid ester 2301; Emery, oleic acid ester; Esterol 112; Exceparl M-OL; Methyl (Z)-9-octadecenoate; Methyl cis-9-octadecenoate; Nissan Unister M 182A; Oleic acid, methyl ester; Phytorob 926-67; Priolube 1403; Unister M 182A; Witconol 2301; cis-9-Octyldecenoic acid, methyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

Clear colorless to amber liquid; [Hawley] Colorless or pale yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to make detergents, emulsifiers, wetting agents, stabilizers, textile treatments, plasticizers for duplicating inks, rubbers, waxes, oleonitrile, drying oils, cephalosporin S, alkanolamides, and fatty alcohols and acids; Used as emulsifier and emollient for cosmetics, lubricant for leather, plasticizer for natural and synthetic rubbers, and chromatographic reference standard; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause mild skin and mucous membrane irritation; [CAMEO] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.29E-6 mm Hg

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