Stearamide
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Stearamide
Alias
Octadecanamide
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Amide
CAS No.
124-26-5
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C18H37NO
Molecular Weight: 283.49
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as emulsion stabilizers, emulsifying agent.
Conditioning agent, opacifier, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.
Use as dispersing agent.
Manufacturers
 
Update: 20130917(1);