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myristyl myristate
tetradecanoic acid, tetradecyl ester

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CAS Number: 3234-85-3Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:221-787-9
Nikkaji Web:J61.597H
Beilstein Number:1801576
XlogP3-AA:13.00 (est)
Molecular Weight:424.75272000
Formula:C28 H56 O2
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Category:cosmetic agents
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Boiling Point: 462.00 to 463.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg (est)
Flash Point: 465.00 °F. TCC ( 240.80 °C. ) (est)
logP (o/w): 13.013 (est)
Soluble in:
 water, 3.375e-008 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Strength:none
Odor Description:at 100.00 %. bland
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
CosIng:cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: opacifying agents
skin conditioning
skin conditioning - emollient
Alzo International
Dermol MM
Alzo International
Waxenol 810
American International Chemical, LLC.
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
Myristic acid myristyl ester
Charkit Chemical
Chemical-navi - Nikkol
Odor: characteristic
Use: Wax with low melting point; good skin softening and lubricating properties; effective cream whitener.
Crodamol™ MM
Odor: bland
Use: Dry emollient feel. Improves emulsion texture and stability. Bodying agent. Particularly interesting in antiperspirants, creams and lotions and colour cosmetics.
Graham Chemical
Myristyl Myristate (Performer Fatty Acid Ester G1406)
Kao Corporation
Odor: characteristic
Use: Cosmetic use : Synthetic waxes, substitution of whole wax, additive for shampoos and conditioners.
Kraft Chemical
Myristyl Myristate
Lipo Chemicals
Liponate® MM, Flake
Odor: characteristic
Use: Liponate® MM is an emollient that improves body and viscosity to emulsion systems and imparts elegance.
Santa Cruz Biotechnology
For experimental / research use only.
Myristic Acid Myristyl Ester
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
For experimental / research use only.
Myristyl Myristate
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
oral-rat LD50 > 14400 mg/kg
Journal of the American College of Toxicology. Vol. 9(2), Pg. 247, 1990.

Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
cosmetic agents
Recommendation for myristyl myristate usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for myristyl myristate flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
EPI System: View
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):3234-85-3
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :18605
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:nwg
tetradecyl tetradecanoate
 tetradecyl tetradecanoate
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List:3234-85-3
Pubchem (cid):18605
Pubchem (sid):134982316
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2011 (pdf)
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):Search
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
 opacifying agents
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 not found in nature
 ceraphyl 424
 crodamol MM
 cyclochem MM
 dermol MM
 exceparl MY-M
 liponate MM, flake
 myristic acid tetradecyl ester
 myristic acid, tetradecyl ester
 myristyl tetradecanoate
 nikkol MM
 tetradecanoic acid tetradecyl ester
 tetradecanoic acid, tetradecyl ester
 tetradecyl myristate
 tetradecyl tetradecanoate
 waxenol 810


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