11-Aminoundecanoic Acid


Name 11-Aminoundecanoic Acid
CAS Number 2432-99-7
Chemical formula C11H23NO2S
Molar mass 201.31
Density 1.1720 g/cm3
Melting point 188-191 °C

Vitaworks patented process produces 11-aminoundecanoic acid, the monomer for Nylon-11, from castor oil, a biorenewable source. Nylon-11 has many outstanding properties and used in many industries such as automotive, textile, oil and gas pipelines, plastic coating for wires and cables, electronics and 3D printing. It can be used in all applications of polyamide 12 or Nylon-12.