Castor oil

CAS Registry Number®

8001-79-4
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CAS Name

Castor oil

Molecular Formula

Unspecified

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Compound Properties

  • Boiling Point (1)

    313 °C
  • Melting Point (2)

    -18--10 °C
  • Density (2)

    0.96 g/cm3

Source(s)

  • (1) Hazardous Substances Data Bank data were obtained from the National Library of Medicine (US)
  • (2) International Chemical Safety Cards data were obtained from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (US)

Other Names and Identifiers

Other Names for this Substance

  • Castor oil
  • Phorbyol
  • Aromatic castor oil
  • 3 Castor Oil
  • No. 3 Castor oil

Deleted or Replaced CAS Registry Numbers

8013-56-7, 8015-57-4, 8021-37-2, 8036-08-6, 8041-22-3, 8041-95-0, 89958-32-7, 151438-72-1, 898831-11-3