Ethylene Glycol Stearates Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Ethylene glycol stearates is an excipient raw material composed of ethylene glycol mono and diesters of stearic and palmitic acids (including ethylene glycol stearate, ethylene glycol distearate, and ethylene monopalmitate). The constituent materials are obtained synthetically by condensation of ethylene glycol and stearic acid 50. Ethylene glycol stearates is supplied as a white or almost white waxy solid.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Ethylene Glycol Stearates; Ethylene Glycol Monopalmitosrearate; Tefose® 63
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; BP
Uses and Applications: Emulsifying Agent; Emollient; and Stabilizing Agent.
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