Wacker Chemie AG



Structural formula
CAVAMAX® W6 is standard grade alpha-cyclodextrin from Wacker Chemie AG.
CAVAMAX® W6 with 6 glucose units has the smallest cavity of the parent
cyclodextrins. It is useful for solubilizing, stabilizing or delivering small molecules; e.g. low molecular weight, flavor or fragrance compounds.
Typical general characteristics
Property Inspection Method Value
The figures are intended as a guide and should not be used in preparing specifications.
Bulk density 400 - 700 kg/m³
Solubility in water at 20 °C OECD 105 110.3 g/l
Water Karl Fischer max. 11 %
Content (on dry basis) min. 90 %

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