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GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE [1 record]

Record 1 2011-08-23

English

Subject field(s)
  • Chemical Elements and Compounds
  • Food Additives
Universal entry(ies)
(C17H35)COOCH2CHOHCH2OH
formula, see observation
C21H42O4
formula, see observation
31566-31-1
CAS number
DEF

A chemical compound which appears under the form of a pure white or cream-colored, wax-like solid with a faint odor and a fatty, agreeable taste, which is used as a thickening and an emulsifying agent for margarine, shortenings and other food products, as a flavoring agent, a protective coating for hydroscopie powders, a resin lubricant, and in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

OBS

monooctadecanoylglycerol: form recommended by the IUPAC (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry) for the systematic name corresponding to the CAS number indicated on the present record.

OBS

The commercial product is a mixture of variable proportions of glyceryl monostearate and glyceryl monopalmitate.

OBS

Also known under a large number of commercial designations, such as: Abracol S.K.G.; Admul; Advawax 140; Aldo HMS; Aldo-28; Arlacel 161; Armostat 801; Atmos 150; Atmul 67; Cefatin; Celinhol-A; Cerasynt S; Citomulgan M; Cyclochem GMS; Dermagine; Distearin; Drewmulse TP; Drumulse AA; Emerest 2400; Emcol CA; Emul P.7; Estol 603; Grocor 5500; Hodag GMS; Imwitor 191; Kessco 40; Lipo GMS 410; Monelgin; Ogeen 515; Orgon; Protachem GMS; Sedetine; Starfol GMS 450; Tegin; Unimate GMS; USAF KE-7; Witconol MS.

OBS

Chemical formula: (C17H35)COOCH2CHOHCH2OH or C21H42O4

French

Domaine(s)
  • Éléments et composés chimiques
  • Additifs alimentaires
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
(C17H35)COOCH2CHOHCH2OH
formula, see observation
C21H42O4
formula, see observation
31566-31-1
CAS number
DEF

Matière blanche ou blanchâtre (selon son degré de pureté), agréable au goût, utilisée comme épaississant, émulsifiant ou comme agent de sapidité, notamment pour la fabrication des huiles, graisses et margarines.

OBS

monooctadécanoylglycérol : forme recommandée par l'UICPA (Union internationale de chimie pure et appliquée) pour le nom systématique correspondant au numéro CAS indiqué sur la présente fiche.

OBS

Formule chimique : (C17H35)COOCH2CHOHCH2OH ou C21H42O4

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Elementos y compuestos químicos
  • Aditivos alimentarios
Entrada(s) universal(es)
(C17H35)COOCH2CHOHCH2OH
formula, see observation
C21H42O4
formula, see observation
31566-31-1
CAS number
OBS

Fórmula química: (C17H35)COOCH2CHOHCH2OH o C21H42O4

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