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Substance Name: Shea butter
RN: 194043-92-0

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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Shea butter


  • Butyrospermum Parkii nut fat
  • Butyrospermum Parkii seed fat
  • Butyrospermum Poissonii nut fat
  • Mimusops Capitata nut fat
  • Mimusops Pachyclada nut fat
  • Shea butter
  • Shea Tree seed fat
  • UNII-K49155WL9Y
  • UNII-O88E196QRF
  • Vitellaria Paradoxa subsp. paradoxa nut fat
  • Vitellaria Paradoxa subsp. paradoxa seed fat

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 194043-92-0


  • K49155WL9Y
  • O88E196QRF

System Generated Number

  • 0194043920