butyl stearate

butyl stearate

[′byüd·əl ′stir‚āt]
(organic chemistry)
C17H35COOC4H9 A liquid that solidifies at approximately 19°C; mixes with vegetable oils and is soluble in alcohol and ethers but insoluble in water; used as a lubricant, in polishes, as a plasticizer, and as a dye solvent.

butyl stearate

A colorless oleaginous material, practically odorless, used as damp-proofing for concrete.
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Uniflex products include several grades of butyl stearate suitable for use with molded or extruded processes.
For a lipstick formula, structural ingredients are mainly composed of castor oil, carnauba wax, candelilla wax, bees wax, paraffin wax, ozokerite, isostearyl alcohol, isopropyl palmitate, butyl stearate, cetyl ricinooleate, etc.