Palmitic acid, also known as soft fatty acid, is scientifically known as cetyl acid. Molecular formula: C16H32O2, structural formula: CH3(CH2)14COOH. white with pearlescent scales, in many oils and fats in the form of glycerides. Insoluble in water, slightly soluble in cold alcohols and petroleum ether, soluble in hot ethanol, ether and chloroform, etc. Used in the manufacture of candles, soaps, lubricants, synthetic detergents, softeners, etc. Can be obtained by hydrolysis of palm oil
1. Packed in hard cartons or woven bags lined with plastic bags. Store in a cool, dry and ventilated place. Keep away from fire and oxidising agents.
2. Packed in hard cartons or woven bags lined with plastic bags, each box (or bag) has a net weight of 25kg or 50kg. Store in a cool, dry and ventilated place, keeping away from fire and oxidising agents. Store and transport according to general chemical regulations