Zinc Stearate

ZINC STEARATE

PRECIPITATION PROCESS

Zinc Stearate is a soft fine fluffy free flowing powder having characteristics odour. It is a “zinc soap” that is widely used industrially. It is a white solid that repels water and is in soluble in alcohol and ether but soluble in acid. The main application areas of Zinc Stearate are plastic & rubber industries where it is used as a releasing agent and lubricants.

FUSION PROCESS

Zinc Stearate is a soft fine bulky powder having characteristics odour. It is a “zinc soap” that is widely used industrially. It is a white solid that repels water and is in soluble in alcohol and ether but soluble in acid. The main application areas of Zinc Stearate are plastic & rubber industries where it is used as a releasing agent and lubricants.

APPLICATIONS

RUBBER:-

rubberIn rubber industry zinc Stearate is used as a dusting powder to prevent sticking of unvulcanized rubber sheet. In rubber compounds it is used as an additive to improve flow and dispersion of vulcanizing agent through the compound.

 

PLASTICS:-

plasticAs a lubricant and/or dispersant for polystyrene, phenolics, polyolefins and urea.

 

 

 

PVC COMPOUNDS:-

pvcZinc Stearate is a mild stabilizer and cannot be used alone, mixtures with other stabilizer particularly alkaline earth metal Stearate s with epoxy stabilizer is quite effective.

 

 

 

 

PAINTS:-

woodIt is used in paint industry as a gloss imparting agent and a grinding agent. It repels water and also as an anti setting agent.

 

 

 

PHARMACEUTICALS/COSMETIC INDUSTRY:-

cosmeticIt is used as a smoothening agent as it improves the adhesion and smoothens off products like face powder etc.

 

 

 

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