Aleuritic Acid. It is
obtained from seedlac by saponification
and several filtration processes.
Chemshel’s Aleuritic Acid has a purity
of over 96% and is an off white Powder.
Aleuritic Acid (9, 10, 16-Trihydroxy
Palmitic Acid) is a unique acid
containing three hydroxyl groups of
which two are of adjacent carbon atoms.
Aleuritic acid is an excellent
starting material for synthesis of
- Macrocyclic perfumery compounds
civetone, dehydiocivetone, exaltone,
glucose manoaleuritate and related
- Insect Sex Pheromones
- Pharmaceutical chemicals
- Metallic salts and stabilizers
- Plant growth regulators
Off White crystals, rhombic flakes
from hot water, Elongated Parallelogram
from Aq. Alcohol
Soluble in alcohol, acetone and acetic
acid in cold but on warming in ethyl
acetate, benzene, chloroform and water.