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Other Vegetable Fatty Acids

Soybean Fatty Acid, Vegetable Stearic Acid, Palmitic Fatty Acid, Hi Purtiy Vegetable Fatty Acid

Twin Rivers Technologies is a leading producer of vegetable fatty acids. Vegetable fatty acid is a broad term for derivatives from plant and vegetable sources. Twin Rivers offers varied products with vegetable origins including soybean fatty acid, vegetable stearic fatty acid, palmitic fatty acid and high purity vegetable fatty acid. Vegetable based stearic acid is a fatty acid found in vegetable fats. It is used in a variety of cosmetics and personal care products, in fragrances, and as a surfactant or emulsifier. Palmitic acid is the most common saturated fatty acid and is found naturally in palm oil and palm kernel oil. Palmitic acid is a component in soaps, cosmetics and in a wide range of uses in manufacturing and other applications.

Our Quincy, MA facility is RSPO certified and offers sustainable mass balance palm oil products. To learn more about Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and view our sustainable mass balance products, click here.

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TRS210 TRV1 TRV1655 TRV1655K TRV1695P TRV1855 TRV1890P TRV1895
  Soybean Fatty Acid Stearic Fatty Acid, Vegetable Grade Stearic Fatty Acid, Triple Pressed, Vegetable Grade Stearic
Fatty Acid, Triple Pressed, Vegetable Grade
Kosher
Palmitic Acid Stearic Fatty Acid, Double Pressed, Vegetable Grade Stearic Fatty Acid, Vegetable Grade Stearic Fatty Acid, Hi Purity, Vegetable Grade
Chemical Properties
Acid Value 197 - 203 202 - 209 205 - 210 205 - 210 217 - 222 204 - 209 195 - 203 195 - 203
Saponification Value 199 - 205 203 - 210 206 - 211 206 - 211 219 - 224 205 - 210 197 - 205 197 - 205
Iodine Value 127 min 0.5 max 0.5 max 0.5 max 1 max 0.5 max 1.5 max 1.5 max
Moisture, % 0.3 max 0.3 max 0.3 max 0.3 max 0.3 max 0.3 max 0.3 max 0.3 max
Physical Properties
Color, Gardner 2 max 1 max 1 max 1 max 1 max 1 max 1 max 1 max
Color, % Transmittance
(@440/550nm)
  85/95 min 85/95 min 85/95 min 85/95 min 85/95 min 80/95 min 93 min
Typical Composition, % by G.C.
C12         1 max      
C14 <0.5 2 max 2 max 2 max 5 max 2 max    
C16 11 25 - 35 45 - 55 45 - 55 95 min 38 - 48   8 max
C18 4 62 min 40 - 50 40 - 50 5 max 48 - 58 87 min 92 min
C18:1 22           2 max 2 max
C18:2 55              
C18:3 5.5              
C20 1              
C20:1 1.5              
C22                
C16 : C18 Ratio     >1 >1   <1