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Preservative A2 Plus is a powerful and broad spectrum system based on established cosmetic preservatives, alternative to parabens. It is effective against bacteria, yeasts & moulds at reduced use levels, works over wide range of pH and does not affect the appearance of cosmetic products.
Preservative A2 Plus is a synergistic combination of Diazolidinyl urea, which represents one of the most effective antibacterial agent, & Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate that is the most powerful antifungal for cosmetics. This ratio of components provides strong broad-spectrum protection and gives the maximum antimicrobial activity with the lowest level of preservatives.
  • INCI

    Diazolidinyl Urea, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate
  • Generic and alternative names

    Chemical Name: 1-[1,3-bis(hydroxymethyl)-2,5-dioxoimidazolidin-4-yl]-1,3-bis(hydroxymethyl)urea; 3-iodo-2-propynyl butylcarbamate

  • Claims / benefits / efficacy

    • Powerful preservative
    • Low concentration gives maximum antibacterial activity
    • Very effective against yeasts, molds and bacteria
    • No effect on appearance personal care products
    • Paraben free
  • Function

    • Preservative,
    • Anti Gram-Negative,
    • Anti Gram-Positive,
    • Anti-mold,
    • Anti-yeast,
    • Water soluble
  • Application

    Preservative A2 Plus can be easily incorporated in wide range of products like aqueous formulations, emulsions & wet wipes. It does not change the odour, colour & viscosity of final cosmetics and is compatible with most commonly used cosmetic ingredients Typical applications in personal care include:
    Hair care: shampoos, lotions, conditioners, gels, mousses.
    Body & face care: tonics, lotions, wipes.
    Make-up: foundations, eye shadows, eyeliners, mascaras, powders, wipes.
    Shaving products: shave soaps, aftershave balms, lotions, creams.
    Bath products: shower gels, bubble baths, hand cleaners, intimate, oils, powders, wipes.
    Baby care: shampoos, bath products, shower gels.
    Raw materials: surfactants.

  • Packaging

    • Metal drums of 5 KG
    • Metal drums of 10 KG. One large pallet is 48 drums of 10 KG (480 KG). One 20ft container is 10 pallets (4.8 MT)
    • Metal drums of 25 KG. One large pallet is 40 drums of 25 KG (1000 KG). One 20ft container is 10 pallets (10 MT)
    • Metal drums of 50 KG
  • Shelf life

    2 years in original packaging

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