Pemulen EZ-4U non-ethoxylated polymeric emulsifier offers fast dispersion that reduces manufacturing complexity and frustration, according to Lubrizol. It merges excellent emulsion stability with broad oil compatibility, desirable viscosity and smooth texture into a single polymer for robust performance you can count on to meet all your formulation needs, according to the company.
Pemulen EZ-4U polymeric emulsifier key benefits include: easier to use and faster to disperse relative to existing polymeric emulsifiers, thus reducing manufacturing complexity; thicken and stabilize oil-in-water emulsions at low use level; compatibility with a broad range of oils; no hydrophilic-lipophilic balance calculation required; allows for cold or hot processing; greater formulation flexibility through minimized structuring over a wide pH range (4-9) leading to a smooth, appealing texture; refreshing light sensory with quick-break effect; wide variety of textures from a shiny, smooth cream to thin, sprayable lotion; and PEG-free and preservative-free; Mild emulsion stabilizer suitable for sensitive skin applications.
In other news, Lubrizol has combined its skin care and dermal care segments which will operate under the new name, Lubrizol Skin Essentials.
More info: www.lubrizol.com/personalcare