Magnesium salt is stearic acid. This salt is unbreakable in water and has the properties of binding, emulsifying and anti-adhesion. The salt is used in the preparation of candies as a stabilizing and release agent. Magnesium stearate is used as a lubricating and complementary formulation of pills and capsules, and is also used as a diluent for the production of food supplements and multivitamins.
Applications of magnesium stearate:
– Filler and separator of all types of pill from the mold
- Thermal Stabilizer
- Flow Agent
- Color and varnish dryers
- Emulsion agent for cosmetics