Pure Cut Fractionated Coconut Fatty Acids

In addition to our fractionated coconut fatty acid line, Twin Rivers offers several pure cut fractionated fatty acid products from C6 to C14. Our products include Caproic acid, Caprylic acid, Lauric acid and Myristic acid. Along with Lauric acid, Caprylic acid, or octanoic acid, is used in the production of esters for fragrance and dye applications. Caprylic acid also has antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties. Caproic (or hexanoic) acid is found naturally in various plant and animal fats and oils. Applications for caproic acid include food, drug and cosmetic uses. Pure cut fatty acids are also used in the manufacture of industrial cleaners, lubricant, detergents and personal care applications.

  Spec Sheet Spec Sheet Spec Sheet
  TRC699 TRC699K TRC1495
  Caproic Acid Caproic Acid Kosher Myristic
Chemical Properties
Acid Value 473 - 484 473 - 484 243 - 248
Saponification Value 475 - 486 475 - 486 245 - 250
Iodine Value 1 Max 1 Max 0.5 Max
Moisture, % 0.5 Max 0.5 Max 0.2 Max
Physical Properties
Color, Gardner 2 Max 2 Max 1 Max
Color, % Transmittance
Typical Composition, % by G.C.
C6 99 Min 99 Min  
C8 1 Max 1 Max  
C8 and lower      
C10 and lower      
C12 and lower     3 Max
C14     95 Min
C16 and higher     3 Max
C18:1 + C18:2