Oleic Acid

CAS#: 112-80-1

Synonyms: Cis-9-octadecenoic acid; red oil; elainic acid; 9-octadecenoic acid.

Uses: Soap base, manufacture of oleates, ointments, cosmetics, polishing compounds, lubricants, ore flotation, intermediate, surface coatings, food-grade additives.

Hazard:  Industrial use of compound involves no known hazards. Ingestion causes mild irritation of mouth and stomach.  Contact with eyes or skin causes mild irritation.   Peroxidizable Compound