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 (stē′ə-rāt′, stîr′āt′)
A salt or ester of stearic acid.


(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of stearic acid


(ˈsti əˌreɪt, ˈstɪər eɪt)

a salt or ester of stearic acid.
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Tenders are invited for Procurement Of 53968 Kg Additive (Zinc Stearate Tmd/ Zincum Pz / Zinc Stearate Pf Po, Cas No.
When The Vegetarian Resource Group's Food Ingredients Guide was first published in 1997, animal sources of stearate compounds used in foods were common.
Founded in 1981, Chemical Associates is a marketer, manufacturer, and distributor of oleochemicals, including tall oil fatty acids, oleic acids, stearic acids, fractionated acids, fatty alcohols, polyunsaturated fatty acids, coconut fatty acids, castor derivatives, methyl esters, calcium stearate, metallic stearates, and glycerine.
The rubber composition for a breaker topping includes a rubber component; silica; sulfur; a certain vulcanization accelerator; a compound represented by the following formula and/ or a hydrate thereof; and stearic acid and/ or cobalt stearate, wherein the mass ratio of the sulfur/the vulcanization accelerator and the total amount of stearic acid and cobalt stearate are set to the respective certain values, the formula being:
ClickPress, Mon May 25 2015] Calcium stearate, one of the most commonly used metallic stearate for industrial and commercial applications, is a nontoxic and non-irritating carboxylate of calcium.
2004) indicated that exogenous LCFA such as palmitate, stearate, oleate, or linoleate stimulated the accumulation of triacylglycerol (TAG) as well as [alpha]s1-casein (CSN1S1) mRNA expression in bovine mammary epithelial cells (BMECs).
Magnesium stearate is a flow agent many supplement makers use in the capsules and tablets.
The Codex Committee on Food Additives (CCFA) recently agreed with recommendations from the International Alliance of Dietary/Food Supplement Associations (IADSA) that magnesium stearate deserves priority status for evaluation and inclusion in the General Standard for Food Additives (GSFA).
Mold Wiz internal lubricants and processing aids are complex polymeric blends containing no wax, silicone, or metallic stearate.
The AccuSpray[TM] magnesium stearate spray system applies a thin, uniform layer of magnesium stearate, to coat and lubricate tablet surfaces and prevent them from sticking to compression tools during manufacturing.
Stewart most recently directed the amide and stearate businesses of Crompton Corporation.
The discs have been designed to work on Bosch, DeWait, Makita, Porter-Cable, Ryobi and other sanders and use a non-loading stearate and full resin bond to help prevent grain loss while sanding contoured edges and also eliminating orbital scratch marks.