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Aluminum Stearate Properties

Aluminum Stearate

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Aluminum stearate is a white powder soluble in oils and insoluble in water and alcohol. It is used as a lubricant in the production of polyamides and thermosetting plastics, a thickening agent in production of varnishes and lacquers, a water repellent agent and hydrophobic agent, a paint drier and a defoaming agent.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Solid
Boiling Point 103°C
CAS Number 637-12-7
ChEBI 37867
Chemical Composition Sodium Hydroxide;Stearic Acid;Aluminium Sulfate;Aluminium Potassium Sulfate Dodecahydrate;Cobalt(Iii) Oxide Black
Density 1.01 g/cm3
HS Code 29157030
IUPAC Name Aluminum octadecanoate
InChIKey 1S/3C18H36O2.Al/c3*1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18(19)20;/h3*2-17H2,1H3,(H,19,20);/q;;;+3/p-3
Lab Grade LR
Molar Mass 877.39 g/mol
Molecular Formula C54H105AlO6
NFPA 704 H-2, F-1, R-0, C-NA
RTECS Number BD0707000
Solubility Insoluble
Synonyms Monoaluminum Stearate;Aluminum Distearate; Aluminum Tristearate;Stearic Acid aluminum salt;Octadecanoic Acid, Aluminum Salt;Aluminum Monostearate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X