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Lauric Acid

Lauric Acid
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Product Code : CAS No.143-07-7
Product Description

Lauric Acid









Mol. Wt.


Purity by GC

98% Min by GC


White Crystalline Flakes/Powder

Acid Value

277 - 283

Saponification Value

277 - 283

Iodine Value

1 Max


0.5% Max by KFR


Plastic carboy of 30 KGS Net

Acme Synthetic Chemicals is the Manufacturer, Supplier & also the Exporter of Lauric Acid.

Lauric Acid is classified under CAS No.143-07-4. 

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) is properly known as dodecanoic acid, is a saturated fatty acid commonly found in coconut and palm oils, as well as in milk. Appearing as a white,powdery substance.

Like many other fatty acidsLauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) is inexpensive, has a long shelf-life, and is non-toxic and safe to handle.

In the laboratory using techniques such as melting - point depression, scientists use Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) to study the molar weights of unidentified substances. 

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) is a saturated fat. It is found in many vegetable fats, People use it as medicine. 

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) has been found to increase total cholesterol the most of all fatty acids. But most of the increase is attributable to an increase in high- density lipoprotein (HDL) "good" cholesterol. 

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) useful as a treatment for a variety of diseases.  A number of viral infections, including cold, flue, fever blisters, cold sores, and genital herpes caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV); genital warts caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) and HIV/AIDS.

Lauric Acid is also used for preventing the transmission of HIV from mothers to children.Other uses for Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) include treatment of bronchitis, gonorrhea, yeast, infections, chlamydia,  intestinal infections caused by a parasite called Giardia lamblia, and ringworm. Lauric Acid has been claimed to have antimicrobial properties.

In foods, Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) is used as a vegetable Shortening & raw material for emulsifier. Both palm oils and coconut oil, excellent sources of Lauric Acid, are acceptable for use in cooking.

The first type is widely used in commercial food production, because it is relatively inexpensive.The second is prized for its sweet flavor and is often preferred for making particular types of seafood.

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) is a versatile oleo chemical with applications in everything from plastics to personal care.

In plastics Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid)used as Intermediate chemical.

Lauric Acid also known as Anionic and Nonionic Surfactants.

In textiles Lauric Acid used as lubricant & processing agent.

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) can be used as fragrance ingredient,surfactant, cleansing agent, Emulsifier for facial cream & lotion in cosmetics & personal care products.

Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid) can be used for production of soaps, shampoos & detergents. For these purposes, Lauric Acid  is neutralized with sodium hydroxide to give sodium  laurate, which is a soap & act as a base in the production of liquid and transparent soaps.

This Lauric Acid (CAS No.143-07-7, dodecanoic acid)is widely demanded in the international market due to its high effectively, eco-friendliness & purity.


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