Agent Name

Hydrogenated tallow

CAS Number

8030-12-4

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Beef tallow, fully hydrogenated; Tallow, hydrogenated; [ChemIDplus] Rindertalg, gehaertet; TALG, HYDRIERT; [IUCLID] SCP Wax 135; [South Chicago Packing MSDS]

Category

Fatty Acids and Fats

Description

White to off-white waxy solid with a mild odor; [South Chicago Packing MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a flavoring agent, masticatory substance, and stabilizer or thickener for foods; [FDA] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

No known chemical hazards; [South Chicago Packing MSDS] See "Tallow."

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