Formulary

Moisturizing Hand Sanitizer with Vitamin E

January 1, 2010

Deionized water
31.25 grams
Ethanol (Pharmco Ethanol) (Ethyl alcohol, 200 proof)
65.00 grams
Glycerin
2.00 grams
Vitamin E USP (Jeen Intu0092l) (DL-alpha tocopheryl acetate)
0.25 grams
Benecel E10M (Ashland)
1.50 grams

Procedure
Add Benecel to ethanol under good agitation to make a slurry, mix for 10 minutes or until all Benecel is wetted-out. Add water to the above slurry while mixing, mix for 45 minutes or until solution is smooth and lump free. Adjust mixing speed so that solution “turns-over.”  Add other formulation ingredients while mixing. Continue mixing for 10 minutes.

Properties
Viscosity Brookfield, RVT, 50rpm (cps)—1,325; pH—7.2; Clarity, % T, 600nm—96%.

More Information
Ashland Aqualon Functional Ingredients, Tel: (302) 995-3000, Website: www.aqualon.com
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