Octyl Stearate

Synonyms: Stearic acid; 2-ethylhexyl ester; 2-Ethylhexyl octadecanoate; 2-Ethylhexyl stearate; Octadecanoic acid, 2-ethylhexyl ester; Wickenol 156
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
non-regulated
CAS Number
109-36-4
Import Duty
2915.70.0120

Used in cosmetics to provide a barrier between skin and the elements, and to soften and smooth the skin; used in cosmetics as a thickening agent and emollient; used as plasticizer for natural rubber and synthetic rubber; used as release agent; used as lubricating agent for process aluminium foil; creates plasticity; used in the pharmaceutical industry and in plastics; oil agent of textile; additive for leather.