Polysorbate 80

CAS Nr.
9005-65-6
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Polysorbate 80 is derived from polyethoxylated sorbitan and oleic acid. The hydrophilic groups in this compound are polyethers also known as polyoxyethylene groups, which are polymers of ethylene oxide.

Identification

CAS no. 9005-65-6
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EC no.
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500-019-9
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Molecul formula
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‎C64H124O26
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REACH status
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Exempted as it is a polymer
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Synonyms
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Sorbitan monooleate, Polyoxyethylene-80-sorbitan monooleate, Polyethylene glycol sorbitan monooleate, Polyoxyethylenesorbitan monooleate, Tween 80
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E-number / INCI name
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E-433 / POLYSORBATE 80

Properties

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Appearance
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Colourless to slightly yellow liquid
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Density (20°C)
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1,077-1,081
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Refractive index (20°C)
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1,471-1,475
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Melting point
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N.A.

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