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Substance Name: Linseed oil
RN: 8001-26-1
UNII: 84XB4DV00W

Notes

  • The fixed oil obtained from the dried ripe seed of linseed, Linum usitatissimum (L. Linaceae). It is used as an emollient in liniments, pastes, and medicinal soaps, and in veterinary medicine as a laxative. It is also called flaxseed oil. (Dorland, 28th ed)
  • TSCA Definition 2018: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. It consists primarily of the glycerides of the fatty acids linoleic, linolenic and oleic. (Linum usitatissimum).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Natural Product
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Linseed oil
  • Oils, linseed

MeSH Heading

  • Linseed oil

Synonyms

  • Aceite de Linaza
  • Acid refined linseed oil
  • Acidulated linseed soapstock
  • Bodied linseed oil
  • Caswell No. 527A
  • EINECS 232-278-6
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 031603
  • Fats and Glyceridic oils, flaxseed
  • Fats and Glyceridic oils, linseed
  • Flax oil
  • Flaxseed oil
  • Groco
  • HSDB 5155
  • Huile de Lin
  • L-310
  • Leinol
  • Linseed absolute
  • Linseed fatty acids, glycerin ester
  • Linseed oil
  • Linseed oil absolute
  • Linseed oil extract
  • Linseed oil fatty acids, glycerol triester
  • Linseed oil, alkali refined
  • Linseed oil, bleached
  • Linseed oil, wash recovered
  • Oils, glyceridic, flaxseed or linseed
  • Oleum Lini
  • Scan-Oil
  • UNII-84XB4DV00W

Systematic Name

  • Linseed oil

Superlist Names

  • Linseed oil
  • Linseed oil [Oil, misc.]

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8001-26-1

FDA UNII

  • 84XB4DV00W

Other Registry Numbers

  • 68153-78-6
  • 68512-93-6
  • 90028-77-6

System Generated Number

  • 0008001261