stearic acid
CAS 57-11-4

Chemical structure of stearic acid
  • Molecular Formula: C18H36O2
  • Molecular Weight: 284.483 g/mol
Identifiers for stearic acid
  • Cas Number: 57-11-4
  • EINECS Number: 200-313-4
  • MDL Number: MFCD00002752
  • InChIKey: QIQXTHQIDYTFRH-LILDFLRNCC
  • Smiles: CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O
Synthesis and properties of stearic acid
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for stearic acid: Synthetic Communications, 15, p. 759, 1985 DOI: 10.1080/00397918508063869
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
stearic acid
57-11-4
octadecanoic acid
octadecansäure
acide octadecanoic
オクタデカン酸
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of stearic acid: 67-69 ºC
Boiling Point of stearic acid: 361 ºC
Density of stearic acid: 0.84 g/mL
Refractive Index of stearic acid: n/a
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