H Foster & Co Ltd

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Fatty Alcohols

Fatty Alcohols Product Applications

Fatty Alcohols are prepared from Fatty Acids by esterification and catalytic hydrogenation. Fatty Alcohols have a wide range of uses as ingredients in lubricants, resins, perfumes and cosmetics.

They are used as emollients, emulsifiers and thickeners in ointments of various sorts and are widely used as a hair coating in shampoos and hair conditioners.

Fatty Alcohols grades available from H Foster:

  • Cetostearyl Alcohol 1618
  • Cetostearyl Alcohol comes from Palmitic and Stearic Acid and is supplied under the form of white pastilles
  • Cetyl alcohol 1698

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