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INCI Name:

Pentylene Glycol

Activonol-5 is an excellent moisturizer and cosmetic solvent. It has a good anti-microbial effect by itself and excellent synergistic anti-microbial effect combination with other glycols and preservatives. Activonol-5 is colorless and odorless glycol. Pentylene glycol can enhance water resistance and act as a co-emulsifier reducing particle size1. As a multi-functional ingredient, Activonol-5 can be used to sole anti-microbial effect product from 3 % to 5 %.



ActivON Co. Ltd. develops and provides sustainable active ingredients to the cosmetics industry. By focusing on biotechnology, ActivON is able to produce green ingredients, such as propanediol, while still maintaining their core values and social responsibility.

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Pentane-1,2-diol (5343-92-0) Subscribe
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