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ISCAGUARD PEG (Paraben Free Preservative) (Cosmetic Grade)

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Iscaguard PEG is a flexible and extensively used personal care preservative. Triethylene glycol increases its efficiency by lowering surface tension, allowing it to be more active on microorganism cell membranes. It possesses a broad and balanced range of antibacterial, yeast, mold, and fungus activities.

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: Yes
    – Fungi: Yes


    Benefits:
    -The addition of triethylene glycol increases its effectiveness by lowering its surface tension in order to enhance its activity at the cell membranes of microorganisms.
    -Iscaguard PEG has a broad, balanced spectrum of activity against bacteria, yeasts, mould and fungi.
    -It is free from parabens, thiazolinone and formaldehyde.


    Applications:

    Shampoo, Shower gel (Rinse-off), Creams & Lotions (Leave-on), Wet Wipes, Lip Care, Eye Care, Oral Care, O/W Emulsions & W/O Emulsions.

    Specifications

    Specifications:

    -CAS#: 122-99-6, 112-27-6
    -INCI: Phenoxyethanol, triethylene glycol
    -Trade name(s) of preservative: Iscaguard PEG
    -Natural or synthetic: Synthetic
    -Solubility: Water-Soluble (2.6%), Soluble in Glycols
    -Odour: Characteristic
    -Form: Clear colourless liquid
    -Consistency: Water-Like

    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: UK

    Usage & Storage

    Recommended Usage: 0.4 – 1.0 % in formulations

    Usage Instructions:
    Iscaguard PEG is compatible with most personal care ingredients. In aqueous formulations, heating to 40°C may be required in order to fully dissolve the preservative. Effective in a pH range of 3-8.5, Maximum process temperature of 80 °C.

    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 HDPE Reagent Bottles

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

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