Skip to main content

Table 3 The physicochemical properties of the samples

From: Biolubricant basestocks from chemically modified plant oils: ricinoleic acid based-tetraesters

Samples Density (g/cm3) Volatility at 120°C (%) Pour point/ °C Cloud point/ °C Viscosity index (VI)
2, ERA 0.734 1.77 9 12 67
3, OHSOA 0.867 1.12 −20 −18 163
4, TSOA 1.326 0.89 −32 −29 193
5, EHOTT 1.560 0.56 −44 −41 257
  1. ERA epoxidized ricinoleic acid, DHSOA 10,12-dihydroxy-9-(stearoyloxy) octadecanoic acid, TSOA 9,10,12-tris(stearoyloxy) octadecanoic acid, EHOTT 18-(4-ethylhexyloxy)-18-oxooctadecane-7,9,10-triyl tristearate.