Surfactants

STEPAN® C-42

 

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Overview

STEPAN C-42 is a fatty acid based methyl ester used in a variety of agricultural applications.

Application

Concentrated Emulsions (EW), Emulsifiable Concentrates (EC), Fumigants, Industrial Applications, Methyl Esters - AG, Microemulsions (ME), Ready-To-Use (RTU), Solvents, Suspoemulsions (SE)

Chemical Description

METHYL LAURATE/METHYL MYRISTATE

Chemical Groups

Methyl Esters

Markets

Agricultural Solutions, Industrial Products

Properties

% Active:100
Acid Number:0.6 max.
Acid Value:0.6 max.
Boiling Point, ºC:274
Cloud Point, °C:-4
Density, g/ml:0.87
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>93
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:-9
Pour Point, °C:-4
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:0.87
Surface Tension, mN/m:29.0
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:7
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:22

Regions of Availability

North America: Canada, USA
Latin America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Caribbean, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
EMEA: Africa, Europe, Middle East