Title: Aluminum Oleate
CAS Registry Number: 688-37-9
CAS Name: (9Z)-9-Octadecenoic acid aluminum salt
Additional Names: oleic acid aluminum salt
Molecular Formula: C54H99AlO6
Molecular Weight: 871.34
Percent Composition: C 74.43%, H 11.45%, Al 3.10%, O 11.02%
Literature References: Prepd from freshly pptd Al2(OH)6 and oleic acid: Stich, Pharm. Zentralhalle 63, 261 (1922), C.A. 16, 2755 (1922).
Properties: Yellowish, viscid mass. Practically insol in water. Sol in alcohol, benzene, ether, oil turpentine.
Use: In oil or turpentine soln as lacquer for metals, as size, waterproofing agent, drier, for paints, high-pressure and high-temp greases for thickening lubricating oils.