Span 60 is brownish yellow wax or beige flakes. It is soluble in hot ethanol, benzene and hot oil; slightly soluble in ether and petroleum ether. Span 60 is water/oil type emulsifier. HLB value: 4.7
|Appearance||Brownish yellow wax or beige flake|
|Saponification value||135-155 mgKOH/g|
|Hydroxyl value||230-270 mgKOH/g|
Span 60 is mainly used as anti-static agent, emulsifier and stabilizer in medicine, cosmetics, food, pesticide, coatings, plastic and textiles industries.
Packing and Storage:
In 25kg woven bags.
Handle with care; Span 60 should be stored in cool, dry and draughty place. Shelf life is 2 years. Then, Span 60 can still be used if qualified after re-check.
Span 60, emulsifier S60, sorbitan monostearate