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  • Company:

    INOLEX Incorporated

  • INCI Name:

    Caprylhydroxamic Acid (and) Benzyl Alcohol (and) Glycerin

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Benzostat™ is a paraben-free preservative blend that can be used to provide cost effective, broad spectrum coverage. It can be used as an alternative to traditional preservative blends that are seen as undesirable consumers. Benzostat™ is effective over a broad pH range from pH 4 - 8 with a typical use level of 1.0 - 1.5% (w/w). Benzostat™ may be used in emulsion, anhydrous, and surfactant systems. These include creams, lotions, shower gels and color cosmetics. It may be added to the water phase, at ambient or hot temperatures, or may be added post-emulsification of O/W emulsions.

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1,2,3-Propanetriol (56-81-5) Sign in to view
N-Hydroxyoctanamide (7377-03-9) Sign in to view
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1,2,3-Propanetriol (56-81-5)
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Benzyl alcohol (100-51-6)
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N-Hydroxyoctanamide (7377-03-9)
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INOLEX is an independent, global specialty ingredients company that delivers safe and sustainably designed beauty care options for brands around the world. Guided by the Principles of Green Chemistry and lifecycle thinking, INOLEX balances technology and nature to create sustainable, life ingredients. Core technologies include Alternative Preservation; High-performance Polymers for Sun Care; Alternatives for Silicones; Natural and Quat-free Cationic Conditioning Agents; and Palm Alternatives, with a focus on plant-based, certified natural options in all categories.

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