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Identification

Chemical structure
Display Name:
Hexadecan-1-ol
EC Number:
253-149-0
EC Name:
Hexadecan-1-ol
CAS Number:
36653-82-4
Molecular formula:
C16H34O1
IUPAC Name:
hexadecan-1-ol

Type of Substance

Composition:
mono-constituent substance
Origin:
organic

Substance Identifiers open all close all

  • 253-149-0
  • 36653-82-4
  • Cetyl Alcohol
  • Alfol 16
  • CO-1695
  • CO-1698
  • Cetyl Alcohol
  • ECOROL 16/98
  • ECOROL 16/99
  • ECOROL 26
  • ECOROL 28
  • ECOROL 68/30
  • ECOROL 68/50
  • ECOROL 68/70
  • Fatty alcohol 1618
  • Ginol 16
  • Ginol 1618
  • Kalcol
  • Leunapol-FA 16
  • Nacol 16
  • Nafol 1218
  • Nafol 1618
  • Rofanol 50/55 V
  • Rofanol 60/65 V
  • Rofanol 70/75 V
  • Rofanol 80/85 V
  • TA-1618
  • Hexadecyl alcohol
    (No other type specified)

    Compositions

    Boundary Composition(s) open all close all

    State Form:
    other: Solid (organic, paraffin-like)


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol

    Legal Entity Composition(s) open all close all

    State Form:
    solid: bulk


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    204-017-6
    EC Name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-92-5
    Molecular formula:
    CH3(CH2)17OH
    IUPAC Name:
    octadecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk
    Degree of purity:
    >= 80 - <= 100 % (w/w)


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    204-017-6
    EC Name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-92-5
    Molecular formula:
    CH3(CH2)17OH
    IUPAC Name:
    octadecan-1-ol
    Impurity 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Tetradecanol
    EC Number:
    204-000-3
    EC Name:
    Tetradecanol
    CAS Number:
    112-72-1
    Molecular formula:
    C14H30O
    IUPAC Name:
    tetradecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Ethanol
    EC Number:
    200-578-6
    EC Name:
    Ethanol
    CAS Number:
    64-17-5
    Molecular formula:
    C2H6O
    IUPAC Name:
    ethanol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Butan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    200-751-6
    EC Name:
    Butan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    71-36-3
    Molecular formula:
    C4H10O
    IUPAC Name:
    butan-1-ol
    Constituent 3
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-852-3
    EC Name:
    Hexan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    111-27-3
    Molecular formula:
    C6H14O
    IUPAC Name:
    hexan-1-ol
    Constituent 4
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Octan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-917-6
    EC Name:
    Octan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    111-87-5
    Molecular formula:
    C8H18O
    IUPAC Name:
    1-Octanol
    Constituent 5
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Decan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-956-9
    EC Name:
    Decan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-30-1
    Molecular formula:
    C10H22O
    IUPAC Name:
    decan-1-ol
    Constituent 6
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-982-0
    EC Name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-53-8
    Molecular formula:
    C12H26O
    IUPAC Name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    Constituent 7
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Tetradecanol
    EC Number:
    204-000-3
    EC Name:
    Tetradecanol
    CAS Number:
    112-72-1
    Molecular formula:
    C14H30O
    IUPAC Name:
    tetradecan-1-ol
    Constituent 8
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 9
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    204-017-6
    EC Name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-92-5
    Molecular formula:
    CH3(CH2)17OH
    IUPAC Name:
    octadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 10
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Icosan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    211-119-4
    EC Name:
    Icosan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    629-96-9
    Molecular formula:
    C20H42O
    IUPAC Name:
    icosan-1-ol
    Constituent 11
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Docosan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    211-546-6
    EC Name:
    Docosan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    661-19-8
    Molecular formula:
    C22H46O
    IUPAC Name:
    docosan-1-ol
    Constituent 12
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Tetracosanol
    EC Number:
    208-043-9
    EC Name:
    Tetracosanol
    CAS Number:
    506-51-4
    Molecular formula:
    C24H50O
    IUPAC Name:
    tetracosan-1-ol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-982-0
    EC Name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-53-8
    Molecular formula:
    C12H26O
    IUPAC Name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Tetradecanol
    EC Number:
    204-000-3
    EC Name:
    Tetradecanol
    CAS Number:
    112-72-1
    Molecular formula:
    C14H30O
    IUPAC Name:
    tetradecan-1-ol
    Constituent 3
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 4
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    204-017-6
    EC Name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-92-5
    Molecular formula:
    CH3(CH2)17OH
    IUPAC Name:
    octadecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Decan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-956-9
    EC Name:
    Decan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-30-1
    Molecular formula:
    C10H22O
    IUPAC Name:
    decan-1-ol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    203-982-0
    EC Name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-53-8
    Molecular formula:
    C12H26O
    IUPAC Name:
    Dodecan-1-ol
    Constituent 3
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Tetradecanol
    EC Number:
    204-000-3
    EC Name:
    Tetradecanol
    CAS Number:
    112-72-1
    Molecular formula:
    C14H30O
    IUPAC Name:
    tetradecan-1-ol
    Constituent 4
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 5
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    204-017-6
    EC Name:
    Octadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    112-92-5
    Molecular formula:
    CH3(CH2)17OH
    IUPAC Name:
    octadecan-1-ol
    Constituent 6
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Icosan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    211-119-4
    EC Name:
    Icosan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    629-96-9
    Molecular formula:
    C20H42O
    IUPAC Name:
    icosan-1-ol
    Constituent 7
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Docosan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    211-546-6
    EC Name:
    Docosan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    661-19-8
    Molecular formula:
    C22H46O
    IUPAC Name:
    docosan-1-ol
    Constituent 8
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Tetracosanol
    EC Number:
    208-043-9
    EC Name:
    Tetracosanol
    CAS Number:
    506-51-4
    Molecular formula:
    C24H50O
    IUPAC Name:
    tetracosan-1-ol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    EC Number:
    253-149-0
    EC Name:
    Hexadecan-1-ol
    CAS Number:
    36653-82-4
    Molecular formula:
    C16H34O1
    IUPAC Name:
    hexadecan-1-ol