It is used for softening of rubber and to ease the dispersion of filler in rubber.
It is used to prepare rubber and synthetic resin based adhesive.
Pulp and Paper
It is used as a paper sizing agent to improve the quality and strength of paper.
It is used in paints to provide smoothness to the coated surface.
It is used in the manufacture of ink to act as a carrier of ink and to increase its adhesion to paper.
In soap industry as replacement of aliphatic acid, food industry for chewing gum, insulator, welding flux, etc