CAS# 520-45-6, 100-51-6,
INCI : Benzylalcohol, dehydroacetic acid,
light brown coloured clear liquid
Broad-spectrum preservative Soluble in water , alcohol, glycols
Recommended use level of 0.2-0.8%. Brazil & Europe max use 1.15% (not allowed in aerosols).
Performs well in pH 2-6, can be inactivated by a high pH or nonionics. Compatible with practically all raw materials.
Can be added directly to the formulation below 40 DEG c
Note can be a viscosity modifier - occasionally reducing viscosity and allowing easier flow/pour