Magnesium Stearate

Magnesium Stearate

Magnesium stearate is the magnesium salt of stearic acid, a fatty acid. It comes in a fine, white powder, is non-toxic, and is widely used in the food industry as an additive for herbs, spices, chewing gum, confectionary, dietary supplements, tablets, capsules and other powders found in food products.

CAS#: CAS# 557-04-0

Product Manufacturer:

Faci Asia Pacific PTE LTD

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Product Industry:

Personal Care, Food & Beverage/Nutraceutical/Pharmaceutical, CleanLabel

Description

Magnesium stearate is the magnesium salt of stearic acid, a fatty acid. It comes in a fine, white powder, is non-toxic, and is widely used in the food industry as an additive for herbs, spices, chewing gum, confectionary, dietary supplements, tablets, capsules and other powders found in food products. It works as an emulsifier, thickener, binder, lubricant and antifoaming agent.