PME 1618 (Methyl Palmitate-Stearate – DPK)

Chemical Name:
Fatty Acids Palm Oil Methyl Esters
CAS#:
67762-38-3
  • Product Details & Information

    Methyl Palmitate Stearate is used as a chemical Intermediate for fatty alcohols, PEG esters and sulfurized and chlorinated lubricants. It is a lubricity additive in metal working fluids, a solvent in inks and paints and an intermediate in the production of detergent surfactants.

  • Uses & Applications

    CASE: Solvent in Paints and Inks

    Lubricants and Greases: Intermediate for Sulfurized and Chlorinated Lubricants

    Metal Working Fluids: Lubricity Additive

    Soaps and Detergents: Chemical Intermediate in Detergent Surfactants

    Surfactants and Esters: Chemical Intermediate in Detergent Surfactants

  • Grades and Forms Available

    PME 1618 DPK

  • Packaging

    Drums, IBC's, Isotanks

  • Shelf Life

    One Year from Date of Manufacture when stored according to MSDS recommendations

Sales Specifications of METHYL PALMITATE STEARATE PME 1618 DPK*

ParametersSpecificationsTest Methods
Appearance Colorless to Yellowish
Acid Value 1.0 max ASTM D 1980-87
Saponification Value 190 – 200 ASTM D 5558-95
Iodine Value 56 – 72 ASTM D 5554-95
Moisture, % 0.1 max ASTM D 6304-00
Titer, °C ca. 8 ASTM D 1982-85
Color, Lovibond 5.25” 5.0Y / 0.5R AOCS Cc 13e-92
Carbon Chain Distribution, %: In-house method by GC
C12 1.0 max
C14 2.0 max
C16 25 – 35
C18 5 – 10
C18:1 48 – 55
C18:2 5 – 10
C18:3 1.0 max
C20 1.0 max
Specs & MSDS of PME 1618