Magnesium stearate, Alfa Aesar™
Brand: Alfa Aesar A16244.0B
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 557-04-0 Weight : 1.00000kg
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.
Slightly soluble in benzene. Insoluble in water, alcohol and ether.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, acids and alkalis.
|148° to 152°C|
|Stearic acid magnesium salt|