Stearic Acid is a white coloured with a waxy touch and is also known as octadecanoic acid. It is a saturated compound which is derived from the animal and vegetable fats. It is structure consist of a long chain with 18-carbon backbone with a molecular formula C18H36O2 and chemical weight of 284.5 grams per mol. Stearic Acidhas odor like tallow and is insoluble in water but can dissolve in compounds like alcohol, ether and chloroform. It can be used to make various products such as adhesives, lubricants, anti-freezing agents, automotive care products and many more.