Alkamuls® PEG 16 CO is ideally suited to design clear skin or hair cleansing formulations incorporating high levels of oils and/or fragrance. It enables to efficiently solubilize the oil/fragrance while keeping good foam properties and contributing to the conditioning performance delivered by the formula. 

  • Function : Solubilizer
  • Benefits : Clean feel, clear formulation, silicone alternative, no build-up effect, extra shiny, softness
  • End Use : Shampoos and rinses, shampoos and rinses, facial cleanser, body wash


  • CAS number
    220037-02- 5
  • Global Business Unit
  • Brand


Segments Applications
Personal Care Hair Care | Skin Care

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Phosphorus Specialties Phosphate Esters Dialkylphosphates

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America
Ideally suited for clear skin cleansing formulation and hair care formulation. Alkamuls® PEG 16 CO allows to solubilize high level of oil keeping the transparency, the foam attributes and having the best efficacy of the oil. 

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