D-Glucitol, 1,4-anhydro-, 6-hexadecanoate
Sorbitan, esters, monohexadecanoate
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C22H42O6
Molecular Weight: 402.57
Appearance: milky white solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water; or dispersible in hot water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Use as fat-liquoring agent, lubricant, plasticizer, solubilizing agent.
Emulsifying agent in food.