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W355690

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Isopropyl myristate

≥98%

Synonym(s):
IPM, IPM 100, IPM-EX, IPM-R, Isopropyl tetradecanoate, Myristic acid isopropyl ester
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)12COOCH(CH3)2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
270.45
FEMA Number:
3556
Beilstein:
1781127
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
386
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.105
NACRES:
NA.21

biological source

synthetic

Quality Level

grade

Fragrance grade
Halal
Kosher

Agency

follows IFRA guidelines

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1223/2009

Assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.434 (lit.)

bp

193 °C/20 mmHg (lit.)

mp

~3 °C (lit.)

density

0.85 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

food allergen

no known allergens

fragrance allergen

no known allergens

Organoleptic

faint; fatty; oily

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)OC(C)C

InChI

1S/C17H34O2/c1-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-17(18)19-16(2)3/h16H,4-15H2,1-3H3

InChI key

AXISYYRBXTVTFY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Isopropyl myristate ≥98%

Sigma-Aldrich

W355690

Isopropyl myristate

Isopropyl myristate 98%

Sigma-Aldrich

172472

Isopropyl myristate

Isopropyl myristate United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

USP

1350400

Isopropyl myristate

Isopropyl myristate EMPROVE® ESSENTIAL, Ph. Eur., NF

SAFC

8.17066

Isopropyl myristate

biological source

synthetic

biological source

-

biological source

-

biological source

-

grade

Fragrance grade, Halal, Kosher

grade

-

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

grade

-

agency

follows IFRA guidelines

agency

-

agency

-

agency

NF, Ph. Eur.

assay

≥98%

assay

98%

assay

-

assay

-

refractive index

n20/D 1.434 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.434 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.434 (lit.)

refractive index

-

bp

193 °C/20 mmHg (lit.)

bp

193 °C/20 mmHg (lit.)

bp

193 °C/20 mmHg (lit.)

bp

140 °C/3 hPa

General description

Isopropyl myristate is mainly used as a solubilizer, emulsifier and emollient in cosmetic and topical medicines. It is also used as a flavoring agent in the food industry.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Odor at 1.0%
Taste at 10 ppm

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

awg

Flash Point(F)

302.0 °F

Flash Point(C)

> 150 °C

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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