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Calcium Stearate Rev. Date 04/21/06



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TYPICAL CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
 
Product Code:   03-0460
Calcium Oxide:   9.0 to 10.5
Free Fatty Acid:   0.5 Max.
Moisture:   3.0 Max.
Soluble Salts:   0.1 Max.
Acid Value (mg. KOH/g.):   195-206
Arsenic:   3 ppm Max.
Heavy Metals:   10 ppm Max.
Melting Point:   145 to 155 °C
Retained 325 Mesh, %   0.1
 
OTHER SPECIFICATIONS:  JAN-C-263
 
PACKAGING:   150 lb. Drum
 
USES:   Calcium Stearate is used as in waterproofing fabrics, cement, stucco, and explosives. It is also a releasing agent for plastic molding powders, a stabilizer for polyvinyl chloride resins, and a lubricant in pencils and wax crayons.
 
HANDLING:   Avoid contact with skin and avoid ingestion. Use dust respirator when handling. Since no exposure limit have been established for Calcium Stearate by OSHA & ACGIH, we recommend that our product should be treated as a nuisance dust 15 mg/m3. See MSDS for more information.
 
PROPER SHIPPING NAME:   Calcium Stearate
& SHIPPING INFORMATION:   No Label Required
 
PRODUCT INFORMATION

Calcium Stearate
 
CAS Number
RTECS Number
Melting point
Bulk Density

1592-23-01
N/A
145-155 °C
0.19 g/ml

EINEC Number
Molecular Wt.
Molecular Formula
Water Solubility

N/A
704.28
Ca(C18H35O4)2
Practically Insoluble
 

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