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Alfa Aesar™ Lecithin, 60%, egg

$100.65 - $100.65

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Lecithin
CAS 8002-43-5
Name Note egg
MDL Number MFCD00131449
Beilstein 5209585
Merck Index 14,5428
Synonym L-alpha-Phosphatidylcholine
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alfa aesar™
J6057614
25g Each for $100.65
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Lecithin
CAS 8002-43-5
Synonym L-alpha-Phosphatidylcholine
MDL Number MFCD00131449
Physical Form Powder
Beilstein 5209585
Assay 60%
TSCA TSCA
Name Note egg
RTECS Number OG7565000
Color Pale Brown to Yellow
Recommended Storage −30° to −10°C
Merck Index 14,5428
Quantity 25g
Odor Odorless

Applications
Lecithin is used as an emulsifying and stabilizing agent in food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. Lecithin is taken as a medicine and is also used in the manufacture of medicines. Soybean lecithin is useful for its application in liquid ram semen. Fractionation process of sunflower lecithin with absolute ethanol was used for obtaining enriched fractions in certain phospholipids.

Solubility
Soluble in diethyl ether, absolute alcohol, chloroform and petroleum ether. Sparingly soluble in benzene. Insoluble in water and acetone .

Notes
Light, heat, moisture and air-sensitive. Do not store in direct sunlight. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

−30° to −10°C