Lanolin alcohols

  • Woolwax alcohol
  • Hydrocerin
  • Dusoline
  • Nimco cholesterol base H
  • Cordulan
Description
Yellow to straw colored liquid.
Uses
Emulsifier, stabilizer, emollient and lubricant in cosmetics, toiletries and pharmaceuticals.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
8027-33-6
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
232-430-1
Merck
12,80
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
Unspecified
Boiling point, °C
>200
Density
0.86 g/cm3
Solubility in water
Insoluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in sealed container away from light and heat.
Protection
Gloves and goggles.
Small spills/leaks
Contain spilled material. Recover with moist absorbent and transfer to waste container.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing materials.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use water spray, foam, carbon dioxide or dry chemicals. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus.

Health.
Exposure effects
Not considered hazardous.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do not induce vomiting unless advised by physicial.
   Inhalation
Move to fresh air.
   Skin
Wash material off skin with copious amounts of water and soap.
   Eyes
Immediately flush with water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.