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Dilauroyl peroxide, 97%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog number: L14310.36
500 g, Each
Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Dilauroyl peroxide, 97%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog number: L14310.36
500 g, Each
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Catalog number: L14310.36
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Chemical Identifiers

CAS
105-74-8
IUPAC Name
dodecanoyl dodecaneperoxoate
Molecular Formula
C24H46O4
InChI Key
YIVJZNGAASQVEM-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES
CCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)OOC(=O)CCCCCCCCCCC
Identification (FTIR)
Conforms
Appearance (Color)
White
Assay from Supplier's CofA
≥96.0%
Form
Powder or pellets or flakes or granules
Melting Point (clear melt)
53-57?C

Description

Lauroyl peroxide acts as a bleaching agent, drying agent for fats, oils and waxes. Further, it serves as a polymerization initiator as well as vulcanizing agent. In addition to this, it plays an important role for high-pressure polyethylene and food used in bleaching agent.

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

Applications
Lauroyl peroxide acts as a bleaching agent, drying agent for fats, oils and waxes. Further, it serves as a polymerization initiator as well as vulcanizing agent. In addition to this, it plays an important role for high-pressure polyethylene and food used in bleaching agent.

Solubility
Soluble in oils and organic solvents. Slightly soluble in alcohol. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with acids, bases, metals, reducing agents, powdered metals, strong reducing agents and combustible material.
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