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Calcium Stearate

Trade mark: Magnesia 4270, 4272, 4273  
Calcium Stearate, BP, USP-NF, PhEur, JP 
CAS №: 1592-23-0
Manufacturer : Magnesia

Calcium stearate is small, oily to the touch powder, white to yellowish-white, has not expressed characteristic odor. Calcium stearate is mainly used as a lubricant in the manufacture of tablets and capsules at concentrations up to 1.0%. Despite the fact that he has a good anti-adhesion properties, it has almost no properties of glidants. Calcium stearate is also used as an emulsifier, stabilizer and suspending agent, and is also used in cosmetics and food production.

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