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Substance Name: Tung oil
RN: 68038-50-6


  • Obtained from nut of tun tree, Aleurites fordii; chief constituent is glyceride of alpha-eleostearic acid, cis, trans, trans-9,11,13-octadecatrienoic acid, which constitues about 80% of total fatty acids.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Tung oil


  • Bodied tung oil
  • Heat bodied tung oil
  • Polymerized tung oil
  • Tung oil polymer
  • Tung oil, bodied
  • Tung oil, heat polymerized
  • Tung oil, heatbodied
  • Tung oil, homopolymer
  • Tung oil, polymerized

Systematic Name

  • Tung oil, polymd.

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68038-50-6

System Generated Number

  • 0068038506