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1492007 USP

Palmitic acid

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: 1-Pentadecanecarboxylic acid, C16:0, Cetylic acid, Hexadecanoic acid, NSC 5030, PamOH

  • CAS Number 57-10-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)14COOH

  • Molecular Weight 256.42

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 607489

  •  MDL number MFCD00002747

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329750656

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

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grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
vapor pressure   10 mmHg ( 210 °C)
form   neat
mfr. no.   USP
bp   271.5 °C/100 mmHg (lit.)
mp   61-62.5 °C (lit.)
density   0.852 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
format   neat
SMILES string   CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O
InChI   1S/C16H32O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16(17)18/h2-15H2,1H3,(H,17,18)
InChI key   IPCSVZSSVZVIGE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

USP issued SDS can be found here.

Sales restrictions may apply.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
nwg
Flash Point(F) 
235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
113 °C

Documents

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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