Testing Status of Stearic acid 57114
- Octadecanoic acid (9CI)
Chemical intermediate. For soaps, cosmetics, pharmaceutical creams. Release agent in baked goods. Insulation compounds. Plasticizer, found in many animal & vegetable fats. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.