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Fatty acid
Dec 19, 2017

Fatty acid, is a long aliphatic hydrocarbon chain containing a carboxyl group, is organic matter, the formula of the straight chain saturated fatty acid is, the low fatty acid is colorless liquid, has the pungent odor, the advanced fatty acid is the waxy solid, has no obvious smell.

Fatty acids are the simplest kind of fat, which is the composition of many more complex lipids. In the case of sufficient oxygen supply, the fatty acids can be decomposed into carbon dioxide and water, releasing a lot of energy, so fatty acids are one of the main energy sources of the organism.

Fatty acids are mainly used in the manufacture of daily cosmetics, detergents, industrial fatty acid salts, paints, paints, rubber, soaps, etc.

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