Stearyl alcohol, propoxylated
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Stearyl alcohol, propoxylated
Alias
PPG Stearyl Ether
Polyoxypropylene stearyl ether
Polypropylene glycol stearyl ether
Polypropylene glycol monooctadecyl ether
Polypropylene glycol monostearyl ether
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Polyether
CAS No.
25231-21-4
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid to solid.
Odor: faint characteristic odor.
Solubility: insoluble to soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, low irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, dispersing, emulsifying, solubilizing, lubricating abilities.
Notes: be careful with using in children cleaning products.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
98
 
pH (25℃, 1%)
5.0-7.0
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as cleansing agent, dispersing agent, emulsifying agent widely. eg: personal care products, household cleaning, industrial cleaning, textile, leather, chemical fiber.
Emollient, conditioning agent in personal care products.
Use as solubilizing agent.
Use as lubricant.
Product members
PPG-11 Stearyl Ether
PPG-15 Stearyl Ether
Manufacturers
 
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