Sucrose polystearate
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Sucrose polystearate
Alias
alph-D-Glucopyranoside, beta-D-fructofuranosyl, esters with octadecanoic acid
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Sugar
CAS No.
 
Structural Formula
R1: stearoylR: stearoyl or H.
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble 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 emulsifying, dispersing abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
90
 
Monoester, %,
 
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as emulsifying agent, dispersing agent.
Conditioning agent, emollient, emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Manufacturers