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Biodegradable Silicone Substitute
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Description: Natural, biodegradable elastomer gel with enhanced compatibility with polar materials such as natural oils and organic sunscreens. Translucent gel, viscosity 100,000-300,000cP, non-volatile matter 61-67%. Water-insoluble.

CAS: 95912-86-0, 620-67-7,8001-79-4, 112-40-3, N/A

INCI Name: Coco-caprylate/caprate, triheptanoin, C9-12 alkane, dilinoleic acid/propanediol/PDI crosspolymer

  • Natural silicone substitute with soft moisturizing feel, great emolliency, and luminous appearance
  • Offers unique sensory aesthetics and skin feel
  • Compatible with natural oils and various polar materials incl. sunscreens
  • Stable carrier for active ingredients
  • Can be formulated into oil-in-water or water-in-oil emulsions, anhydrous systems, and powders
  • Fully biodegradable, COSMOS approved, and USDA BioPreferred (ASTM D6866 C14)

Use: Add to oil phase of all emulsion types. Typical use level: 5-95%. Can also be used pure directly on the skin. For external use only.

  • Dispersible: Glycerin, propylene glycol, octyldodecanol, castor oil, octyl palmitate, butyl lactate, homosalate, avobenzone, triglyceride, most plant oils (except jojoba oil and squalane), cetyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol, natural waxes, paraffin,
  • Not dispersible: Water, ethanol, most silicones (e.g. cyclopentasiloxane, dimethicone), isododecane, polybutene, isostearyl palmitate

Storage: Store at room temperature. For long term storage, it is recommended to use glass packaging or co-extruded thick wall polyester, polyethylene terephthalate or phenolic type plastics when possible. Shelf life is three years.

Applications: Skin care, color cosmetics, body care, sun care, hair care.

Country of Origin: USA

Raw material source: Vegetable oils, coconut oil


Animal Testing: Not animal tested

GMO: GMO free

Vegan: Does not contain animal-derived components

Documents: SDS, Fact Sheet, Sample Recipe, Certificate of Analysis

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