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CAVAMAX® W8 PHARMA has a specific rotation of 174.0-180.0°, a water content of max. 11.0%, and a content (on dry basis) of min. 98.0-102.0%. It is a pharmaceutical grade gamma-cyclodextrin, with 8 glucose units has the largest cavity of the parentcyclodextrins and is the most water soluble. It is useful for solubilizing, stabilizing or delivering larger molecules; e.g. steroids, macrocyclics, oils, lipids, etc. This product is ideally used in hair care, shaving, sun care, sunscreens, and formulations for pharmaceuticals.

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CAS Name (Number)  Compliance Status
.gamma.-Cyclodextrin (17465-86-0)

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CAS Name (Number) Compliance Status
.gamma.-Cyclodextrin (17465-86-0) ####


Wacker Chemie AG manufactures silicones and bioengineered cyclodextrinsfor the Personal Care and Cosmetic Industry. WACKER additives can be used to improve a wide range of applications including antiperspirants, bathcare products, color cosmetics, absorbent hygiene products, hair care, skin care, sunscreens, and oral hygiene, as well as products for baby wipes, moist towelettes and cleansing wipes.

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