Mackam® BB-30 is a mild amphoteric surfactant that is derived from babassu oil that is grown organically in the Amazon basin of Brazil and is used as a foamer.

  • Function : Foam stabilizer, viscosity modifier, foaming agent, cleansing agent, amphoteric agent
  • Benefits : pH stable, foam enhancement, cleansing, natural origin, special oil derived 
  • End Use : Hand soap, shampoos, rinses, bubble bath, cleansing solutions


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Segments Applications
Personal Care Hair Care | Skin Care

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Surfactants Amphoteric Betaines

Region of commercial availability

  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
It is stable over a wide pH range and it is compatible with anionic, nonionic and cationic surfactants. Mackam® BB-30 is a good foamer and it both increases and stabilizes the foam generated by anionic surfactants. 
Additionally Mackam® BB-30 is an effective viscosity builder when formulated into most personal cleansing products.

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