Glyceryl monostearate | C21H42O4

Product name: Glyceryl Monostearate,GMS 40
CAS : 123-94-4
Molecular formula: C21H42O4
Molecular weight: 358.56
Packing: 25kg/Bag


Glyceryl monostearate, commonly known as GMS, is an organic molecule used as an emulsifier.GMS is a white, odorless, and sweet-tasting flaky powder that is hygroscopic. It is a glycerol ester of stearic acid. It occurs naturally in the body as a product of the breakdown of fats by pancreatic lipase, and is also found in fatty foods.

Glyceryl monostearate Application:

This product is mainly used in the following industries:
 1 Additive for candy,emulsifier, or surface active agent
 2 Produce materials for cosmetics, balsam, cold cream and hair oil etc..
 3 Excellent emulsifier for unguent.
 4 Lubricant, releaser, antistatic in plastic processing.
 5 Plasticizer of cellulose nitrate, modifier of alkyd resin, emulsion dispersant and accessory ingredient of synthetic wax