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Dipropylene Glycol
Dipropylene Glycol


 

Product Code: DPG-HT


64 oz Net Wt - 4 lbs - 1/2 Gallon [$33.21]
128 oz Net Wt - 8 lbs - 1 Gallon [$81.19]

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Description Ingredients & Technical Information
 

Diproplyene Glycol is a clear, colorless, odorless liquid that is water-soluble, with a low volatility.

Additionally, DPG is an excellent solvent for organic materials.

Features of propylene glycol:
-Serves as a solvent

-Connects and stabilizes insoluble fluids (emulsifier)

-Helps to bind and transport other substances (excipient)

-Holds and dissolves active ingredients equally in a medium

-Attracts/holds water/moisture (hygroscopic)

-Reduces the freezing point

-Increases the boiling point

-Offers outstanding stability with high flash and boiling points

Safety of propylene glycol:

-It has been used safely for more than 50 years, including cosmetics, where the molecule mainly serves as non-active ingredient or carrier of other substances.

Cosmetic Uses: By emulsifying (mixing) active ingredients, which otherwise would not mix with one another, the propylene glycol creates a stable homogeneous fluid that will allow the intended final product, be it a face cream or shampoo, for example, to do its job.



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