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Oleic acid

natural, FCC

Synonym: cis-9-Octadecenoic acid, Elainic acid

  • CAS Number 112-80-1

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)7CH=CH(CH2)7COOH

  • Molecular Weight 282.46

  •  FEMA Number 2815

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1726542

  •  EC Number 204-007-1

  •  Council of Europe no. 13

  •  MDL number MFCD00064242

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901337

  •  Flavis number 8.013



Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Certified Natural Products, Flavors and Fragrances, Follows IFRA Guidelines, Halal Certified Products,
grade   Halal
  follows IFRA guidelines
reg. compliance   EU Regulation 1223/2009
  FDA 21 CFR (172.210)
  FDA 21 CFR (172.860)
  FDA 21 CFR (182.70)
  FDA 21 CFR (182.90)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 176 °C)
form   liquid
refractive index   n20/D 1.459 (lit.)
bp   194-195 °C/1.2 mmHg(lit.)
mp   13-14 °C (lit.)
density   0.89 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   fatty
food allergen   no known allergens
fragrance allergen   no known allergens
Gene Information   human ... SOAT1(6646), SOAT2(8435)


General description

Oleic acid is a monounsaturated fatty acid mainly found in high quantity in olive oil, peanut oil, sunflower oil and canola oil.


1 kg in poly bottle

4, 10, 20 kg in poly drum

Biochem/physiol Actions

Activates protein kinase C in hepatocytes.

Uncouples oxidative phosphorylation. Inhibits 2,4-dinitrophenol−stimulated ATPase. Action reversed by adding serum albumin.

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