aliphatic acid


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aliphatic acid

an acid containing a hydrocarbon fragment derived from a nonaromatic hydrocarbon.
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8,535,649 B2; Chanel Parfums Beaute, Neuilly sur Seine, France, has patented cosmetic composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one anhydrous gel having a viscosity of at least 180,000 cP*s at 25[degrees]C, which includes at least one oil and at least one copolymer of styrene and at least one olefin other than styrene; at least one ester obtained from a saturated or unsaturated and linear or branched aliphatic acid or hydroxy acid having from 8 to 30 carbon atoms, a linear or branched diacid having from 12 to 36 carbon atoms, and glycerol or a glycerol condensate; and optionally at most 10% by weight of wax(es).
According to the results of the IR spectra, the rhamnolipids produced by belong to Pseudomonas aeruginosa PDKT-2 the glycolipid group, which is made up of aliphatic acid and ester.
IPA, seems to be comparable with that of the corresponding bifunctional aliphatic acid (SBA); the lower rate observed for the reaction with TPA (cf.
Ester-based plasticizers include benzoates, isophthalates, adipates, phthalates, citrates, trimellitates and various glycol esters of aliphatic acids.
Influence of aliphatic acids on spore germination of wood decay fungi.