High Purity Stearates

Brenntag Specialties offers several grades of metallic stearates for use in the personal care, food and nutrition, and pharmaceutical industries.

Magnesium Stearate is often used as a binder for cosmetic pressed powders and as a lubricant and mold release for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical tablets. Magnesium Stearate can also be used as an anti-caking agent in food applications.

Calcium Stearate finds applications not only in the food and nutrition industries as a dietary supplement and flow agent but also in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries as a lubricant. Calcium Stearate also offers emulsification properties in both cosmetic and food applications.

Magnesium
Product CodeDescription
910-GVegetable - FCC / Kosher
919-GNIVegetable - USP / NF / EP / JP / Kosher Non Irradiated
2315-GVegetable - NF / USP / EP / JP / FCC
2311-GTallow - NF / USP / EP / JP / FCC
Calcium
Product CodeDescription
920-TVegetable - FCC / Kosher
2307-GTallow - FCC
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