Glycol stearate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Glycol stearate Properties

Glycol stearate

Glycol Stearate-Molecule Struture
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Glycol stearate is an ester of stearic acid and ethylene glycol.It is used as an ingredient in many types of personal care products and cosmetics including shampoos, hair conditioners, and skin lotions.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Beads
Boiling Point 400 °C
CAS Number 111-60-4
Class NA
Density 0.91 g/cm3
EINECS Number 203-886-9
IUPAC Name 2-Hydroxyethyl octadecanoate
InChI 1S/C20H40O3/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-20(22)23-19-18-21/h21H,2-19H2,1H3
Main Hazards Toxic
Melting Point 55-60 °C
Molar Mass 328.53 g/mol
Molecular Formula C20H40O3
RTECS Number WI4100000
Refractive 1.457 n/D
Synonyms Ethylene Glycol Monostearate;Glycol Monostearate;Octadecanoic Acid, 2-Hydroxyethyl Ester;2-Hydroxyethyl Stearate;Stearic Acid;2-Hydroxyethyl Ester 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