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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

butyl stearate

A colorless oleaginous material, practically odorless, used as damp-proofing for concrete.
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Another type of protection is achieved by increasing the contact angle between concrete and water by mixing butyl stearate into the concrete.
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.