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SymDiol® 68

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    1,2-Hexanediol (and) Caprylyl Glycol

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SymDiol® 68 is a synergistic blend of 1,2-Hexanediol and 1,2-Octanediol used for its excellent product protection activity. This easy-to-handle liquid blend is more versatile than neat Caprylyl Glycol and it is compatible with many emulsion systems including anionic, cationic, non-ionic, amphoteric. It is stable at high & low pH and high temperature. This product is greater than 99% pure with an excellent safety and toxicological profile. SymDiol® 68 will help reduce and/or eliminate preservatives like parabens, isothiazolinones and phenoxyethanol.

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Name (CAS Number)
1,2-Octanediol (1117-86-8) Sign in to view
1,2-Hexanediol (6920-22-5) Sign in to view

Regulatory & Advisory Status

Name (CAS Number)
1,2-Hexanediol (6920-22-5)
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1,2-Octanediol (1117-86-8)
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Symrise is a global supplier of Cosmetic ingredients, fragrances, and flavors. Headquartered in Holzminden, Germany, Symrise is represented in over 40 countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, the United States and Latin America. Symrise works with its clients to develop new ideas and market-ready concepts for products that are an indispensable part of everyday life. With a turnover of more than €3 billion in 2019, Symrise is one of the global leading companies in the flavors and fragrances market.

Economic success and corporate responsibility are inextricably linked as part of this process. Symrise takes sustainability into account in every aspect of its corporate strategy and as a result have been awarded Germany’s Most Sustainable Large Company three years in a row.

Symrise Cosmetic Ingredients division has a comprehensive portfolio that includes advanced actives, modern product preservation solutions, protection against sun and environmental aggressors, innovative hair care ingredients, botanical extracts, and high-performance functionals. Our core expertise in Actives such as sensitive skin, skin pigmentation, well-aging, microbiome and anti-pollution solutions, is supported by the latest research from renowned dermatological experts and comprehensive clinical studies to deliver innovative active ingredients with consumer perceivable benefits.

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