Stearic acid, also called octadecanoic acid, is made from vegetable oil(palm oil)
It is a waxy solid, and its chemical formula is CH3(CH2)16COOH. Its name comes from the Greek word, stear, which means tallow. Its IUPAC name is octadecanoic acid
1 Metallic salts, lubricant and plasticizer in plastic industry
2 the curing active ingredient, the softener, the dispersing agent in the rubber industry
3 raw materials for different wax, like candle wax, tea wax etc.
4 the softening cream, cold cream in the cosmetics greasy raw materials
5 the softening agent in the paper industry
6 the emulsifier, the dispersing agent, the quality modifier in food industry
|Iodine g/100g <=||0.6||0.56||0.45|
|Soap value mg/g||206-211||203-214||193-220|
|Acid value mg/g||205-210||202-212||192-218|
|Color (Hazen) <=||200||400||800|
|Water content % <=||0.20||0.20||0.20|
|Inorganic acid %<=||0.001||0.001||0.001|
Store in cool, dry and ventilated place, keep away from fire and oxidant. As per to provisions of general chemicals to storage and transport.
25kg net in PP woven bag.