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Branched Kester BK-40

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Kester Wax BK-40 is a high molecular weight branched ester. BK-40 is hard and brittle with a low melt point. These attributes impart a creamy texture and help to improve skin moisture without adding greasiness like many butters. Kester Wax BK-40 mimics the textures of butters and hydrogenated chemistries without the oxidation and rancidity issues. Formulators will find it builds viscosity and improves esthetics in emulsions. BK-40 can be used in all cosmetic, skin and hair applications without limit.

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Octadecanoic acid, C32-36-branched alkyl esters (68201-22-9) Sign in to view

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Octadecanoic acid, C32-36-branched alkyl esters (68201-22-9)
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Koster Keunen, Inc. is a leading wax refining and processing company in the Personal Care and Cosmetics industry. They offer a full line of organic waxes and siliconyl waxes that create stronger and longer lasting formulations. Koster’s Kester waxes are perfect for gelling, improving skin feel, and moisturizing. Koster offers customizable wax blends to match equipment, temperature, and color requirements.

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