Polysorbate 80 - emulsifier - OVL11
Description: A non-ionic emulsifier (makes it possible to mix water and oil) existing of sorbitol, ethylene oxide and oleic acid. Oleic acid is created from organic oil. This thick syrupy light yellow liquid is solvable in water and alcohol but not in oil.
Purpose: 1 to 10% can be added to a formula like in crèmes, lotion, shampoos, and shower gels, bath oils etcetera.
Characteristics: has an saponification of 45-55. Polysorbate 80 has an HBL-value of 15, meaning that it provides oil in water emulsion. It functions as a dispersant, has light caring characteristics and is a solvent or stabilizer for essential oils.
Purity: >95% pure. Suitable for external use.
Size: 100 ml - 250 ml - 500 ml - 1 liter - 5 liter - 25 kg