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Kem Diol 35 is a liquid preservative based on the globally accepted preservative phenoxyethanol enhanced by the multifunctional ingredient caprylyl glycol that has emollient & preserving boosting effect. This combination provides broad spectrum protection to a variety of cosmetics without pH restrictions and with no impact on the odour and colour of formulations. It represents a gentle & effective alternative in cosmetic preservation, allowing formulations with a reduced content of traditional preservatives. Kem Diol 35 is an efficient and versatile alternative in cosmetic preservation that contains no controversial ingredients and meets the most stringent demands of modern personal care market for safety, efficacy and global approval.
Kem Diol 35 is a broad spectrum preservative active against bacteria, yeasts & moulds. In this system the caprylyl glycol boosts the antimicrobial performance of phenoxyethanol and helps to decrease the amount of preservative needed. caprylyl glycol is a C8 linear diol that acts as preservative booster, it disrupts microbial membrane and promotes the entry of phenoxyethanol into the microbial cell.
  • INCI

    Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol
  • Generic and alternative names

    Chemical Name: 2-Phenoxyethanol; Octane-1,2-diol

  • Claims / benefits / efficacy

    • Broad spectrum & efficient cosmetic preservation.
    • Based on largely used and non-questioned ingredients.
    • Reduced content of traditional preservatives.
    • Colourless & odourless liquid.
    • Highly stable to temperature & discoloration.
    • Effective in wide range of pH from 3 to 9 and over.
    • Soluble in water at the use levels.
    • Versatile system for many cosmetic applications.
    • For clear aqueous cosmetics, solutions & gels.
    • Globally approved with no restrictions.

  • Function

    • Preservative
    • Liquid Preservative
    • Alcohol Soluble
    • Anti-microbial
    • Anti-mold
    • Anti Yeast
  • Application

    Kem Diol 35 can be used for the preservation of a wide variety of aqueous cosmetics, emulsions and anhydrous systems. Improves the skin feel of personal care products with limited reduction of final viscosity. Typical applications include:
    •  Hair care: gels, shampoos, lotions, conditioners, mousses, colourants.
    •  Face & body care: serums, tonics, gels, lotions, creams, cleansers, oils, sticks, wipes.
    •  Make-up: foundations, eyeshadows, eyeliners, mascaras, sticks, powders, wipes.
    •  Shaving products: shaving creams, aftershave, lotions, creams.
    •  Body, foot & hand care: gels, lotions, creams, exfoliants, oils, wipes.
    •  Sun care: sunscreens, suntans, aftersuns, gels, milks, creams, oils, sprays, roll-ons.
    •  Bath products: shower gels, bubble baths, hand-cleaners, intimates, oils, powders, wipes.
    •  Baby care: shampoos, bath products, lotions, creams, pastes, oils, powders, wipes.
    •  Raw materials: surfactants, aqueous active ingredients, oils.

  • Packaging

    • Jerrycans of 5 KG
    • Jerrycans of 10 KG
    . One large pallet is 96 jerrycans of 10 KG (960 KG). One 20ft container is 10 pallets (9.6 MT)
    • Jerrycans of 25 KG. One large pallet is 48 jerrycans of 25 KG (1200 KG). One 20ft container is 10 pallets (12 MT)
    • Jerrycans of 50 KG
    • Jerrycans of 125 KG

  • Shelf life

    2 years in original packing

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