Glyceryl caprylate-caprate - CAS 73398-61-5

Glyceryl caprylate-caprate(Cat No.:M004871), is an ester compound derived from glycerol and a mixture of caprylic and capric fatty acids, primarily sourced from coconut oil and palm kernel oil. It serves as an emollient, surfactant, and skin conditioning agent in cosmetic and personal care products. Glyceryl caprylate caprate enhances the texture, stability, and spreadability of formulations, making it a valuable ingredient in creams, lotions, and other skincare products. Additionally, it can act as a mild preservative and antimicrobial agent, helping to extend the shelf life of these products by inhibiting the growth of microorganisms.

Catalog Number: M004871

CAS Number: 73398-61-5

PubChem Substance ID:355170524

Molecular Formula: C21H39O6-

Molecular Weight:387.53

Purity: ≥95%

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SynonymsCAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDES;odo;MEDIUM-CHAINTRIGLYCERIDE;Mixed decanoyl octanoyl glycerides;Caprylic / capric triglyceride;Decanoyl- and octanoyl glycerides;Einecs 277-452-2;Glycerin, mixed triester with caprylic acid and capric acid


Molecular Formula: C21H39O6-
Molecular Weight387.53

Computed Descriptor

IUPAC Name11-(2,3-dihydroxypropoxycarbonyl)heptadecanoate