Hexadecanoic acid Compound Information and Applications for GC (Gas Chromatography) and LC (Liquid Chromatography) Analysis

Palmitic acid

CAS # 57-10-3

Compound Structure and Properties

Molecular Weight256.4241
Melting Point62.9 °C
Boiling Point351-352 °C
Density0.853 g/cm3 at 62 °C
Solubility in WaterInsoluble
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GC Mass Spectrum

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n-Hexadecanoic acid; Hexadecanoic acid; n-Hexadecoic acid; Palmitic acid; Pentadecanecarboxylic acid; 1-Pentadecanecarboxylic acid; Cetylic acid; Emersol 140; Emersol 143; Hexadecylic acid; Hydrofol; Hystrene 8016; Hystrene 9016; Industrene 4516; Prifrac 2960; Glycon P-45; Prifac 2960; Univol U332

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