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rac 1-Lauroyl-3-chloropropanediol

Catalog No. L184750 Name Toronto Research Chemicals
CAS Number 20542-96-5 Website http://www.trc-canada.com
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IUPAC name
3-chloro-2-hydroxypropyl dodecanoate
IUPAC Traditional name
3-chloro-2-hydroxypropyl dodecanoate
Glycerol Monochlorohydrin Lauric Acid Ester
Dodecanoic Acid 3-Chloro-2-hydroxypropyl Ester
3-Chloro-2-hydroxypropyl Laurate
Lauric Acid 3-Chloro-2-hydroxy-propyl Ester


CAS Number 20542-96-5


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Apperance Colourless Oil
Solubility Dichloromethane
Solubility Ethanol
Solubility Methanol
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Storage Condition -20°C Freezer


Description (English)
1-Lauroyl-3-chloropropanediol is a glycerol fatty acid ester found in a variety of vegetable oils.


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  • Weisshaar, R., et al.: Eur. J. Lipid Sci. Technol., 110, 183 (1980)