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Magnesium stearate, Alfa Aesar™

Brand:  Alfa Aesar A16244.0B

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 557-04-0 Weight : 1.00000kg

Quantity 1000g

Product Code. 11423357

  • £43.25 / 1000g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 01-11-2017
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Description

Description

Applications
Magnesium stearate is involved in the production of medical tablets, capsules, powders and polymer formulation. It is also used as a lubricant for tablets, anti-adherent, in dry coating and as a binding agent. It is an important ingredient in baby formulas. Further, it is used in the hydrogenation process. In addition to this, it is used to bind the sugar in hard candies like mints.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in benzene. Insoluble in water, alcohol and ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, acids and alkalis.
Specifications

Specifications

Magnesium stearate
148° to 152°C
557-04-0
591.27
14,5690
Odorless
1000g
[CH3(CH2)16CO2]2Mg
MFCD00036391
Stearic acid magnesium salt
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