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Sodium Caprylate Powder

Jost Code: 2744

Synonyms: octanoic acid sodium salt, sodium octanoate, caprylic acid sodium salt, sodium n-octanoate, natrium octanoat, sodium salt of caprylic acid

Sodium Caprylate can be used in cosmetics as an emulsifier and surfactant, in vitamin supplements, and is commonly used in pesticides and sanitizers. In foods it is used as a binder, emulsifier to aid in the mixing of ingredients and to prevent caking. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
NaC8H15O2
CAS Number
1984-06-1
Molecular Weight
166.22
Use
Nutritional Ingredient
Description
White powder
Containers
50 kg/110 lb fiber drums; 25 kg cartons EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/21/2021
Assay
94.0 - 102.0%
pH (1%)
7.5 - 9.0
Heavy Metals
10 ppm maximum
Arsenic
1 ppm maximum
Lead
10 ppm maximum
Mercury
1 ppm maximum
LOD
2.5% maximum
Assay (% Na)
13.0 - 14.5%
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative