lauryl alcohol

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Synonyms for lauryl alcohol

a colorless insoluble solid alcohol used to make detergents and pharmaceuticals


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It is a trans-esterification of octyl dodecanol from coconut oil and various vegetable waxes having a similar profile to that of beeswax.
Comments: A unique reacted polyester with dimer alcohol, dimer acid and octyl dodecanol.
Zenerbet is a reacted polyester with dimer alcohol, dimer acid and octyl dodecanol, and is a high molecular weight polymer that is launching a new generation of products to replace guerbet derivatives.
50 (PEG-16 macadamia glycerides [and] octyl dodecanol [and] propylene glycol [and] zea mays [corn] oil [and] tocopheryl acetate [and] cholecalciferol [and] retinyl palmitate [and] ascorbic acid [and] pyridoxine HCl [and] silica [and] sodium propoxyhydroxy- propylthiosulfate silica) SilSense A-23 (Noveon) 1.
Similarly, many other emollients, including octyl dodecanol, octyldodecyl stearoyl stearate, castor oil, polyisobutene, caprylic/capric triglyceride, hydroxylated lanolin and mineral oil, are commonly used to enhance the sheen of the stick.