CAS# 520-45-6, 100-51-6, 7732-18-5.
INCI : Benzylalcohol, dehydroacetic acid, water
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°C.