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Geogard Ultra (Cosmetic Grade)

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Geogard Ultra is a synergistic, patent-pending blend comprised of gluconolactone and sodium benzoate. What makes this preservative unique is the synergy between the two ingredients, allowing for its broad spectrum efficacy.

Documents: Certificate of Analysis (COA), Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), Technical Data Sheet

Features, Benefits & Applications

Features:

Protects against:
–Gram positive bacteria: Yes
– Gram negative bacteria: No
– Fungi: Partially


Benefits:
-Broad spectrum protection and a natural preservative.
-Act as an efficient 'preservative booster'
-Slow release of Gluconic Acid over time will contribute to the overall preservation effect.
-Geogard Ultra is not heat sensitive, thereby can include it in the heated water phase.
-Contains Gluconolactone, which is a chelator and an antioxidant.
-Effective in anionic, cationic, and non-ionic environments.


Applications:

-Oil in Water
-Water in Oil
– Body Butter / Creams / Lotions / Suncreens
– Body wash / Face Wash / Shampoo / Conditioner
– Deo/ Anti-Perspirant
– Eye, Face & Lip Care Formulations & Makeup
– Face wipes
– Oral care

Specifications

Specifications:

-CAS#: 532-32-1 ; 208-534-8.
-INCI: gluconolactone (and) sodium benzoate
-Trade name(s) of preservative: Microgard, Geogard Ultra, Neodefend
-Natural or synthetic: Natural
-Solubility: Water-Soluble (4%), Soluble in Glycols, Soluble in Alkyl Sulphates
-Odour: Characteristic
-Form: Powder
-Consistency: Fine powder

Shelf Life: 2 Years
*Typical Shelf Life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the typical shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly. The Typical Shelf Life is offered as a general guideline. It should not be considered to be an expiration date. Many ingredients are usable beyond the stated date, especially when stored and handled very carefully.

Country of Origin: USA

Usage & Storage

Recommended Usage: 0.75–2% in formulations

Usage Instructions:
Maximum of 2% Cool down phase (dissolve in water before adding). It can take a few hours for the same to dissolve in water. Can lower the pH of the formulation. Consideration must be taken for the same while formulating. Not recommended to use Geogard Ultra in formulations containing ascorbic acid. As sodium benzoate in combination with ascorbic acid can result in formation of benzene.

Storage: Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Caution: Harmful if swallowed. May cause an allergic skin reaction. Causes serious eye irritation. Recommended to be used only by certified skincare formulators. Please refer the safety documents before usage.

Packaging & Dispatch Information

Packaging:
Plastic Stand Up Pouches with Zipper

Dispatch In:
-In Stock: 1-2 working days
-Pre-Order: 10-12 working days

Bulk Rates

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