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36338 Butyl stearate, tech.

CAS Number
123-95-5
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
36338-36 500g 49.80
36338-A3 2kg 95.50
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Butyl stearate, tech.

MDL
MFCD00026669
EINECS
204-666-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3(CH2)16COO(CH2)3CH3
Formula Weight
340.59
Form
Liquid
Melting point
17-22°
Boiling Point
343°
Flash Point
160°(320°F)
Density
0.861
Refractive Index
1.4430
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Immiscible with water. Miscible with ethanol and acetone

Applications

Butyl stearate is used as finishing agents, lubricants and lubricant additives. It is also used as a plasticizer, food packaging material and as a dye solvent. It acts as a reactant and involved in the preparation of octadecanoic acid methyl ester by reacting with methanol. It finds application as a binder in cosmetics like soaps, shampoos and shaving creams, skin conditioners and surfactants for cosmetic formulations.

Notes

Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Jacob, R.; Bruno, F. Review on shell materials used in the encapsulation of phase change materials for high temperature thermal energy storage. Renewable Sustainable Energy Rev. 2015, 48, 79-87.

Gołębiowski, M.; Cerkowniak, M.; Urbanek, A.; Dawgul, M.; Kamysz, W.; Boguś, M. I.; Stepnowski, P. Identification and antifungal activity of novel organic compounds found in cuticular and internal lipids of medically important flies. Microbiol. Res. 2015, 170, 213-222.

Other References

Merck
14,1589
Beilstein
1792866
Harmonized Tariff Code
2915.70
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
WI2900000

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