C16 Methyl Ester


Carotino Palmitic Methyl Ester C16ME is a valuable downstream product of palm oil trans-esterification process. Carotino C16ME is a premium material for producing high quality detergent actives like Methyl Ester Sulphonates (MES) and Methyl Ester Ethoxylates (MEE) which are excellent as ingredients for environmentally friendly and biodegradable detergents

C16ME Applications

  • Methyl Ester Sulfonate, Methyl Ester Ethoxylate
  • Soap, hand cleaner, emollient
  • Laundry detergents, all-purpose cleaner
  • Lubricants, gear oils, degreaser, solvent
  • Adhesive remover
  • Component of oil based paints and inks
  • Vitamins palmitate, food esters


Products available: C16ME-98, C16ME-98H, C16ME-80H


Please contact us for specifications and technical datasheets.