Octadecanoic acid, 1,1'-(1,2-ethanediyl) ester
Octadecanoic acid, 1,2-ethanediyl ester
Stearic acid, ethylene ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C38H74O4
Molecular Weight: 594.99
Solubility: insoluble in water. soluble in ethyl ether.
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 dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Use as lubricant.
Emollient, conditioning agent, pearlescing agent, thickening agent, emulsifying agent in personal care products.