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BC Chemical Industries Ltd

BC Chemical Industries Ltd RC:1710957 is a Chemical Manufacturing Company that Manufactures,Import and Export Basic Chemicals,Specialty Chemicals,and Consumer Chemicals,We Offer Quality Training on Household and Industrial Chemical Product Formulation and Production Processes that covers Cleaning and Laundry,Disinfectant,Hair care and Skincare Products, as well as Paints,Inks,Poultry and Feed Formulations, Agro and Allied Chemical Products.We Supply Household and Industrial Chemical Raw materials world-wide.

Our Product/Service

Cetyl alcohol
Skeletal formula
Space-filling model
Names
IUPAC name

Hexadecan-1-ol
Other names

Cetanol, Cetyl alcohol, Ethal, Ethol, Hexadecanol, Hexadecyl alcohol, Palmityl alcohol
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEBI
ChEMBL
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.048.301 Edit this at Wikidata
EC Number
  • 253-149-0
KEGG
PubChem CID
UNII
Properties
C16H34O
Molar mass 242.447 g·mol−1
Appearance White crystals or flakes
Odor very faint, waxy
Density 0.811 g/cm3
Melting point 49.3 °C (120.7 °F; 322.4 K)
Boiling point 344 °C (651 °F; 617 K)
Insoluble
Solubility Very soluble in etherbenzene, and chloroform.
Soluble in acetone.
Slightly soluble in alcohol.
log P 7.25[2]
Acidity (pKa) 16.20
-183.5·10−6 cm3/mol
1.4283 (79 °C)
Viscosity 53 cP (75 °C)
Hazards
NFPA 704 (fire diamond)
Flammability code 1: Must be pre-heated before ignition can occur. Flash point over 93 °C (200 °F). E.g. canola oil Health code 1: Exposure would cause irritation but only minor residual injury. E.g. turpentine Reactivity code 0: Normally stable, even under fire exposure conditions, and is not reactive with water. E.g. liquid nitrogen Special hazards (white): no code

NFPA 704 four-colored diamond

Flash point 185 °C (365 °F; 458 K)
Lethal dose or concentration (LD, LC):
LD50 (median dose)
5000 mg/kg (rat, oral)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).