lauric acid
CAS 143-07-7

Chemical structure of lauric acid
  • Molecular Formula: C12H24O2
  • Molecular Weight: 200.321 g/mol
Identifiers for lauric acid
  • Cas Number: 143-07-7
  • EINECS Number: 205-582-1
  • MDL Number: MFCD00002736
  • InChIKey: POULHZVOKOAJMA-NDKGDYFDCC
  • Smiles: CCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O
Synthesis and properties of lauric acid
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for lauric acid: Chemistry Letters, 9, p. 651, 1980
Tetrahedron Letters, 32, p. 5931, 1991
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
lauric acid
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dodecanoic acid
dodecansäure
acide dodecanoic
ドデカン酸
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of lauric acid: 44-46 ºC
Boiling Point of lauric acid: 225 ºC (100 mmHg)
Density of lauric acid: 0.883 g/mL
Refractive Index of lauric acid: n/a
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