The fine powdered form of potassium stearate, also known as white sand, is fluffy and light. It is creamy in appearance, has little sand texture, and has a strong fatty aroma. It dissolves in water and alcohol.
Potassium Stearate – What do you think?
Potassium stearate is white crystal powder. Potassium Stearate is easily soluble when heated water. It also dissolves in alcohol, chloroform, and carbon diulfide. The solution in ethanol has weak Alka.
The fatty acid sodium is formed by the saponification and oil addition of different fats. They are a broad term that includes sodium stearate and sodium palmitate as well as sodium oil, sodium leate, sodium alinoleate, sodium citrate, and other forms of fatty Acid sodium.
Use only one stearic acids and one sodiumhydroxide for saponification. This is sodium stearate so you can get soap.
Potassium Stearate has a higher level of solubility, transparency and irritation than sodium soap.
Product name: Potassium stearate
The Molecular formula is CH3(CH2)16COOK
Potassium Stearate properties:
Potassium-stearate (CAS593-29-3), a fine, white powder that dissolves in hot water or alcohol, is also known as potassium stearate.
How does Potassium Stearate get made?
Potassium Stearate can be described as the potassium salt from the fatty acids of stearic Acid. It’s a byproduct of the saponification process for vegetable oils. Potassium Stearate can be derived from Stearic Acid. This is the byproduct of vegetable oils being saponified. Potassium Stearate serves mainly as an emulsifier, and cleanser.
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Potassium-stearate can be used for cleansing hair, body and skin. Potassium stearate can be used for skin care and has an excellent cleaning ability.
Potassium-stearate is used as a surfactant, cleanser, and emulsifier in most cosmetics and skincare products. The risk factor for this product is 1. It’s relatively safe, and it can be used confidently. Pregnant women are generally not affected by it. Potassium Stearate does not cause acne.
Potassium-stearate can be used in a variety of ways, including as a cleaner and an emulsifier. Potassium stearate can also be used for personal care and cosmetic purposes. It is also used as a base for textile softeners and rubber manufacturing.
Technical data of Potassium Stearate :
white powder, with an oily smell
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Shipping and Packing of Potassium Stearate
You can choose from many kinds of packaging depending on your potassium stearate level.
Potassium Stearate Packaging: 25kg/bag. Or as requested.
Potassium-stearate Shipping: can be shipped by sea or air as soon as payment receipt is received.
Potassium Stearate Properties
Potassium octadecanoate and Stearic acid; potassium salt
Octadecanoic acid, potassium salt; Potassium n-octadecanoate;
Fatty acid, hydrogenated and potassium salt
Potassium Stearate Health & Safety Information