Glyceryl trioleate

  • 1,2,3-Propanetriyl trioleate
  • Triolein
  • Glycerin trioleate
  • Glycerol trioleate
  • Glycerol triolein
  • Glyceryl-1,2,3-trioleate
Formula
C57H104O6
Structure
Description
Colorless to yellowish, oily liquid. Odorless.
Uses
Textile lubricants.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
122-32-7
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
204-534-7
Merck
12,9861
Beilstein/Gmelin
1718692
Beilstein Reference
4-02-00-01664
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C57H104O6
Formula mass
885.45
Melting point, °C
4 - 5
Boiling point, °C
235-240 (15 torr)
Density
0.9146 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
practically insoluble
Viscosity
39.884 cp (37 C)
Refractive index
1.4675 (25 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in cool, dry location in sealed containers.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Rubber gloves, safety glases and lab coat.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills/leaks
Evacuate area and ventilate. Wear protective equipment. If required, use an inert absrobent. Sweep up and place in an appropriate container for disposal. Wash contaminated surfaces.
Stability
Stable under normal handling and storage conditions.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
>200
Fire fighting
Use extinguishing media most appropriate for surrounding fire. Sear structureal firefighting gear and SCBA.
Health
1
 
Flammability
0
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
Adverse health effects are not expected from the recommended use of this product. It may be irritating to the eyes, skin and upper respiratory tract.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If any sysmptoms occur, keep warm and calm. Seek medical attention immediately.
   Inhalation
Although inhalation of common dust may not be considered toxic, it is certainly a hazard if there is inhalation of too many particles. Individuals should be removed from exposure to too high a concentration of even relatively non-toxic substances.
   Skin
Wash contaminated area with soap and water. If skin becomes irritated, seek medical attention.
   Eyes
Foreign materials in the eye may not cause a toxic reaction, but injury from a foreign body may occur. In such cases, the patient should be observed for eye irritation and should seek medical assistance if the irritation becomes significant.

Transport.