Sodium Stearate OP-100 V is a vegetable-derived Sodium Stearate consisting primarily of the sodium salts of saturated C16 & C18 fatty acids. This fine white powder is used as a gelling agent in deodorant sticks, a component of bar soaps and a co-emulsifier. Hasten solution by adding to hot water (>80°C).
Sodium salts of stearic, oleic or myristic acid. Customized feedstocks, chain length distributions, particle size, and grades for pharmaceutical, cosmetic and industrial applications. All are soaps, most are gellants.