Coconut fatty acids are vegetable oil derivatives that are used in a wide range of applications including cleaning products, soaps, detergents, surfactants and many more.
Fatty acids are the largest application for oleochemicals. This is due to to high demand for applications in
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Oleic acid is a fatty acid that occurs naturally in various animal and vegetable fats and oils. It is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a mild odor. Oleic acid is an unsaturated fatty acid that is the most widely distributed and abundant fatty acid in nature. Oleic acids are used in varied industries including lubricants, detergents, surfactants, coatings and sealants. Oleic acid can also be found in many cosmetic and personal care products.