Stearic Acid is an organic, fatty acid found in vegetable fats and oils. It works harmoniously with other fatty acids to support the skin and offers versatility in texture.
What are the general applications for Stearic Acid?
Stearic Acid is used to produce candles, cosmetics, shaving soaps, lubricants, and pharmaceuticals. When added to soap, this ingredient will make a harder bar and has a more stable lather.
Why is Stearic Acid confusing to find and buy?
Stearic Acid is available in dozens of grades for dozens of applications by dozens of manufacturers.
What is Ingredient Depot's Stearic Acid exactly?
We only distribute Vegetable Stearic Acid that is NF and Food Grade and Kosher Certified by the manufacturer. (please read below the Ingredient Depot's Kosher or Halal statement)
Stearic acid usage.
Mainly used to produce candles, tire manufacturing, rubber additives. Stearic Acid is used along with castor oil for preparing softeners in textile sizing.
Kosher and or Halal Ingredient Depot statement.
After repackaging this raw material we did not re-certify the jar or pail Kosher or Halal since the cost of every repackaged jar or pail would be increased substantially. So we do not claim it is Kosher nor Halal when in a jar or pail.
Where is the origin of Ingredient Depot's Stearic Acid?
Ingredient Depot's Stearic Acid origin is from Malaysia.
The product listed herein is sold to business, commercial and industrial customers. Customers should purchase this product from Ingredient Depot with a clear understanding that this product is strictly intended to business, commercial and industrial customers.
Customers must be at least 21 years old to order this product, and must possess the knowledge regarding toxicity, health hazards, and all regulations required to buy, import, store, use and dispose of this material.
The user of the product is solely responsible for compliance with all laws and regulations applying to the use of the products, including intellectual property rights of third parties. Ingredient Depot, nor any other corporation, or payment processor shall be held responsible for any damages to property or for any adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm) caused by insufficient knowledge or the improper use of a product.
The information on the Ingredient Depot website is obtained from current and reliable sources but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness or accuracy. Nothing contained herein should be considered as a recommendation by Ingredient Depot as to the fitness for any use. As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of Ingredient Depot no representation or warranty, expressed or implied is made as to the effect(s) of such use(s) (including damage or injury), or the results obtained using Stearic Acid.