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Substance Name: Hexadecanoic acid, potassium salt
RN: 2624-31-9
UNII: KTC40CLC68
InChIKey: MQOCIYICOGDBSG-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Classification Code

  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formulas

  • C16-H31-O2.K
  • C16-H32-O2.K

Molecular Weight

  • 294.517
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Hexadecanoic acid, potassium salt
  • Potassium palmitate

Synonyms

  • EINECS 220-088-6
  • Hexadecanoic acid, potassium salt
  • Palmitic acid, potassium salt
  • Potassium hexadecanoate
  • Potassium palmitate
  • UNII-KTC40CLC68

Systematic Names

  • Hexadecanoic acid, potassium salt
  • Hexadecanoic acid, potassium salt (1:1)
  • Potassium palmitate

Superlist Name

  • Potassium palmitate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 2624-31-9

FDA UNII

  • KTC40CLC68

System Generated Number

  • 0002624319

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • C16-H31-O2.K
  • C16-H32-O2.K

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C16-H31-O2
  • C16-H32-O2
  • COMPONENT
  • K

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C16H32O2.K/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16(17)18;/h2-15H2,1H3,(H,17,18);/q;+1/p-1

InChIKey

MQOCIYICOGDBSG-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

C(CCCCCCCCCC)CCCCC(=O)[O-].[K+]