barium stearate

barium stearate

[′bar·ē·əm ′stir‚āt]
(organic chemistry)
Ba(C18H35O2)2 A white, crystalline solid; melting point 160°C; used as a lubricant in manufacturing plastics and rubbers, in greases, and in plastics as a stabilizer against deterioration caused by heat and light.
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Global and China Barium Stearate Industry 2014 Market Research Report
The report firstly introduced Barium Stearate basic information included Barium Stearate definition classification application industry chain structure industry overview; international market analysis, China domestic market analysis, Macroeconomic environment and economic situation analysis, Barium Stearate industry policy and plan, Barium Stearate product specification, manufacturing process, cost structure etc.
And also listed Barium Stearate upstream raw materials and down stream analysis and Barium Stearate marketing channels industry development trend and proposals.
The stearates output includes outputs of calcium stearate, barium stearate, zinc stearate and some other products of this category, the same below).
Markets calcium, zinc, aluminum, magnesium and barium stearate lubricants for thermoplastics.
Provides both precipitated and modified fusion-process metallic stearates: aluminum octoate, aluminum stearate, barium stearate, calcium stearate, lithium stearate, magnesium stearate, sodium stearate, and zinc stearate (including clear melt, polymer, and granular types).
Included are calcium, zinc, aluminum, magnesium, and barium stearates.