Pationic® 1042K

Corbion Pationic® 1042K is a glycerol ester monostearate (GMS) with 42% alpha-monoester content. Pationic® 1042k is a polymer additive that can be used as an internal mold release or for anti-static agent properties. This product is certified Kosher and Halal.
Product Overview

Derived from natural fats and oils, this is often used as an internal lubricant in PVC, PE, and PP. Plastics additives used in food packaging and containers can benefit through the incorporation of Pationic® 1042k. Furthermore, Pationic® 1042k can also be utilized as an anti-fogging agent, mold release agent, flow modifier, and dispersion agent.

Product Specifications

Form: Flakes

Color: Ivory White

Free Fatty Acid %: 1 max
Free Glycerine %: 1 max
Gardner Color: 3 max
Iodine Value: 3 max
Melting Point °C 60: 64
Monoglyceride %: 42 min


Primary Chemistry: Mono- and Diglycerides
Features & Benefits

Anti-Static Agent
Processing Aid
Internal Lubricant
Flow Modifier
Anti-Fogging Agent
Dispersing Agent
FDA Approved

Problems Solved
Bonding or stickiness of molding materials to the molds or substrates
Poor molding release in PP, PE, and PVC applications
Static charge formation on polyolefin films and sheets
FDA approval for use in food packaging applications




Plastic Packaging and Containers