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43883 Glycerol monostearate, purified

CAS Number
31566-31-1
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
43883-30 250g 30.20
43883-A1 1kg 84.00
43883-A7 5kg 266.00
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Glycerol monostearate, purified

MDL
MFCD00036186
EINECS
250-705-4

Chemical Properties

Formula
C17H35OCOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Formula Weight
358.56
Form
Powder
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in hot organic solvents.Soluble in hot water. Slightly soluble in ethanol. Insoluble in aliphatic solvents.

Applications

Glycerol monostearate is used as an emulsifier, resin lubricant, opacifier, emollient, bodying agent in a variety of cosmetic formulations for skincare and haircare. It is also used as a thickening, anti-caking and preservative agent. It is also useful for preventing ice creams from drying out or being too sweet. It is further used as a foaming agent for the foam-mat drying of papaya. It is also used as an anti-staling agent in bread.

Notes

Light sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Zhou, L.; Gu, Y.; Hong, M.; Xiao, G. Synthesis of Glycerol Monostearate Over K2CO3/[gamma]-Al2O3 Catalyst. Asian J. Chem. 2015, 27 (2), 458-462.

Wang, F. C.; Marangoni, A. G. Internal and external factors affecting the stability of glycerol monostearate structured emulsions. RSC Adv. 2015, 5 (113), 93108-93116.

Other References

Merck
14,4489
Harmonized Tariff Code
2915.70
TSCA
Yes

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