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Sorbitan Tristearate Properties

Sorbitan Tristearate

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Sorbitan tristearate is a nonionic surfactant. It is variously used as a dispersing agent, emulsifier, and stabilizer. It is used in food and aerosol sprays as a food additive. It is also suggested for use in cosmetic formulations, household products and textile chemicals.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Waxy Solid
Boiling Point 921.5 °C
CAS Number 26658-19-5
Density 0.959 g/cm3
EINECS Number 247-891-4
IUPAC Name [2,3,5-Trihydroxy-4,6-Di(Octadecanoyloxy)Hexyl] Octadecanoate
InChI InChI=1/C60H116O9/c1-4-7-10-13-16-19-22-25-28-31-34-37-40-43-46-49-56(63)67-52-54(61)59(66)60(69-58(65)51-48-45-42-39-36-33-30-27-24-21-18-15-12-9-6-3)55(62)53-68-57(64)50-47-44-41-38-35-32-29-26-23-20-17-14-11-8-5-2/h54-55,59-62,66H,4-53H2,1-3H3
Molar Mass 963.54 g/mol
Molecular Formula C60H114O8
Refractive 1.478 n/D
Synonyms Sorbitan Trioctadecanoate;Span 65;E492;Anhydrosorbitan Tristearate;Anhydrosorbitol Tristearate