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||colorless, transparent, odorless liquid
1, 2-pentanediol is more and more widely used in various personal care products due to its multifunctional properties. As an alkane, it is highly compatible with most ingredients in personal care products. 1,2-pentanediol is a good humectant with antimicrobial effect and synergism can occur if it is used with conventional preservatives, so the amount of conventional preservatives can be reduced in the formula. In addition, it can improve the sunscreen products water-resistant property and the ability to dissolve some ingredients. Because of its effect on the size and distribution of emulsion particles, 1,2-pentanediol can make formula more stable, provide a better appearance and reduce the viscosity of the formula due to the addition of polymers.
CAS No.: 5343-92-0
Description: colorless, transparent, odorless liquid
Uses: 1, 2-pentanediol is a good humectant with antiseptic ability and, it can be used to develop non-antiseptic products to reduce the allergy caused by antiseptic. It can also make the sunscreen products more water-resistant and dissolve the insoluble active ingredients. It can be used in skin care products, such as skin cream, eye cream, toner, baby care products and sunscreen products.