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Peanut oil

delivery vehicle for lipophilic compounds

Synonym: Arachis Oil

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Properties

Related Categories Adjuvant emulsions, Biochemicals and Reagents, Cell Culture, Lipids, Oils,
Quality Level   100
composition   Unsaturated fatty acids, ~80%
density   0.91 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Description

General description

Peanut oil is extracted from Arachis hypogaea L, is a source of edible oil in the tropical region. Peanut oil has high concentration of oleic and linoleic acid. It has many industrial applications like soap, cosmetics etc.

Application

Non-polar solvent, largely consisiting of long-chain glycerides of fatty acids, used for the delivery of lipophilic compounds.

Peanut oil has been used in the preparation of tamoxifen stock solution. It has also been used for dissolving the pesticide and fungicide compounds for in vivo study.

Packaging

1 L in glass bottle

250 mL in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
RX2830000
Flash Point(F) 
539.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
282 °C

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