kids encyclopedia robot

Myristic acid facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Myristic acid
Chemical structure
Myristic-acid-3D-balls
Ball and stick model

Myristic acid is a type of saturated fatty acid. Its chain is 14 carbon atoms long. It is usually found in some oils such as coconut oil and palm kernel oil. Other foods such as dairy milk have very small amounts of it.

Images for kids

kids search engine
Myristic acid Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.