>85% vegetable-derived grade of ethylene glycol monostearate synthesized for cosmetic formulations. It is an excellent opacifier and pearl producing agent for lotions, creams, shampoos, and hand cleansers. It is a low HLB emulsifier and emulsion stabilizer for O/W and W/O systems. Mackester GSV is soluble in hydrocarbons, esters, ketones, chlorinated hydrocarbons and insoluble in water. Mackester GSV totally biodegradable and contains no preservatives.

Identity

  • CAS number
    111-60-4
  • Global Business Unit
    Novecare
  • Brand
    MACKESTER®

Markets

Segments Applications
Personal Care Hair Care | Skin Care

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Surfactants Non-ionic Glycol Ester

Region of commercial availability

  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America

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