Formulary

Baby Shampoo

Released by Solvay Chemicals, Inc.

August 1, 2004

Rhodapex EST-30 (Rhodia) (sodium trideceth sulfate)
13.1
Mirataine CBS (Rhodia) (cocamidopropyl hydroxysultaine)
4.4
Miranol BM Conc. (Rhodia) (disodium lauroamphodiacetate)
3.8
Miranate LEC (Rhodia) (sodium laureth-13 carboxylate)
0.8
Alkamuls PSML-80 (Rhodia) (PEG-80 sorbitan laurate)
6.4
PEG-150 distearate
2.0
Fragrance, dye(s), preservative
q.s.
Citric acid
q.s. to pH 6.8-7.3
Water
69.5

Procedure
Charge water into mixing vessel and heat to 65-70°C. With smooth agitation, slowly blend in ingredients in order listed. Mix until completely uniform. Cool to 40-45°C with moderate agitation and add compatible fragrance, dye(s) and preservative. Adjust formulation pH to 6.8-7.3 with citric acid as needed. If desired, the viscosity of the resulting formula can be increased with the incorporation of additional Mirataine CBS.

Properties
Appearance at 25°C: clear liquid
Viscosity at 25°C: 800-2000 cps
pH: 6.8-7.3
% non-volatiles: 14-16

More Information
Rhodia Home, Personal Care & Industrial Ingredients, 259 Prospect Plains Road, Cranbury, NJ 08512 Phone: (609) 860-4000; Fax: (609) 860-0075
Website: www.hpcii.rhodia.com

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