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Kem Diol S is a widely usable preservative system. It is based on the commonly used and very popular ingredients phenoxyethanol and sorbic acid. Caprylyl glycol is an added preservative booster while also making the preservative more pleasant for skin and hair. It's a gentle, safe, and efficient preservative system that works in a wide range of formulations with a pH of 3-6.
  • INCI

    Phenoxyethanol; Caprylyl Glycol; Sorbic Acid
  • Generic and alternative names

    2-Phenoxyethanol; Octane-1,2-diol; Hexa-2,4-dienoic acid
  • Claims / benefits / efficacy

    • Gentle to skin
    • Efficient and safe
    • Best activity in pH of 3-6
    • Protects against wide range of microbes
    • Allows for lower content of preservatives
    • Globally approved with no restrictions
    • High efficacy against funghi
  • Function

    • Anti Gram-Negative
    • Anti Gram-Positive
    • Anti-microbial
    • Anti-mold
    • Anti-yeast
    • Preservative
  • Application

    Body care: Body Lotions, Body Washes, Body Care Oils

    Facial care: Eye Shadows, Facial Masks, Shaving Cream

    Make-up: Foundations, Lipsticks & glosses, Mascaras, Powders, Lip & eyeliners, Wet wipes

    Hair care: Hair Colorants, Hair Conditioners, Hair Lotions, Hair Mousses, Hair Serums, Shampoos

    Skin and sun care: Skin Serums, Skin/Sun Creams, Skin/Sun Lotions, Sun Gels, Sun Oils, Skin Toners

  • Shelf life

    2 years in original packaging

  • Packaging

    Jerrycans or drums of 25 KG. One full pallet is 20 jerrycans (500 KG) or 18 drums (450 KG)

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