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Alfa Aesar™ Sorbitan monolaurate

$40.54 - $107.59

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sorbitan monolaurate
CAS 1338-39-2
Molecular Formula C18H34O6
Formula Weight 346.47
MDL Number MFCD00005365
Merck Index 14,8724
Synonym Sorbitan monododecanoate; Span® 20
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AAL120990B

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L120990B
1000g Each for $107.59

AAL1209930

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L1209930
250g Each for $40.54
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 346.47
Chemical Name or Material Sorbitan monolaurate
TSCA TSCA
Molecular Formula C18H34O6
MDL Number MFCD00005365
CAS 1338-39-2
Merck Index 14,8724
Synonym Sorbitan monododecanoate; Span® 20
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Quantity 1000g
RTECS Number WG2920000

Applications
Sorbitan monolaurate is a detergent and monoester of lauric acid and hexitol anhydrides derived from sorbitol. It is used in a study to assess enhanced solubility and oral bioavailability of itraconazole. It is also used in a study to investigate the oxidation of unsaturated lipids in oil-in-water emulsions.

Solubility
Soluble in 2-ethoxyethanol, ethanol and methanol. Not miscible or difficult to mix in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.