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Methyl Paraben (Cosmetic Grade)

Methyl Paraben (Cosmetic Grade)

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This broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent is a very effective preservative, and it offers superior protection from the negative effects caused by contamination of your personal care, cosmetics, and food items.

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


Specifications, Features & Benefits

INCI: Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate

CAS: 99-76-3


Protects against:
– Gram positive bacteria: Yes
– Gram negative bacteria: Yes
– Fungi: Yes


-Shampoos, conditioners, cosmetics, etc. mostly contain methylparaben as a preservative since it protects against a broad range of microorganisms.
-Thanks to its preserving nature, it is safe to use with all ingredients.
-Prevents the growth of molds and bacteria that can cause adverse effects on your skin.
-Enhances the stability and shelf life of your products.
-Methylparaben will not irritate or sensitize your skin.

Shelf Life: 2 Years

*Shelf life begins on the date of packaging and is defined as the average reasonable shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly.

Country of Origin: India

Other Specifications:

-Trade name(s) of preservative: Methyl Paraben
-Appearance: White Powder
-Natural or synthetic: Synthetic
-Solubility: Sodium Base is Water-Soluble, Plain is Insoluble in water
-Odour: Characteristic
-Form: Powder
-Consistency: Light

Applications, Usage & Storage

Parabens (methyl paraben, propyl paraben) are widely used as preservatives by pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. They are effective preservatives in many types of formulae. These compounds and their salts are used mainly for their antifungal and antibacterial properties.

Recommended Usage Rate: 0.05-0.4%

Formulation Guidelines:
-Add methylparaben to the heated water phase at 95 C.
-Cooldown the mix to 40 C.
-Blend both phases until an emulsion is formed.
-Add the remaining ingredients to complete the formulation.

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.

Bulk Rates

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Shipping, Packaging & Dispatch Information

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

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Taxes & Other Legal Information

This product price is inclusive of 18% GST. Input Tax Credit is available for Indian GST registred customers.

Return, Exchange & Cancellation Policy

-Goods once shipped are not eligible for alteration, return, exchange & cancellation.

-Any product with physical defects/damage need to be notified to us before usage with an unboxing video. No replacements/refunds will be made after usage and without an unboxing video.

-In case of pre-order items the order cancellation/alteration requests cannot be processed after 24 hours of order being placed.

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