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Preservative - Sorbic Acid +2
Preservative - Sorbic Acid +2
Preservative - Sorbic Acid +2

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formerly called Optiphen Plus™

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AP1400-16 Preservative - Sorbic Acid +2 PF - (1 lb)
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NOTE: Ashland Chemical is the manufacturer and owner of the trademark Optiphen Plus. We have received legal notice that small suppliers may no longer use the brand name of the product. Therefore we have changed the product name as they have requested.

Use in lotion, body wash, shampoo, conditioner scrubs and sprays.Effective at pH levels below 6.0. Highly effective broad spectrum antimicrobial preservative. No formaldehyde donors. Paraben-free. Compatible with most raw materials. Contains sorbic acid which offers protection for anti-fungal and anti-mold activity.

Optiphen Plus can thin out some formulas-proper testing should be done.

Usage & Guidelines:
DIRECTIONS: Slowly stir into liquids at a temperature below 176°F (80ºC). Common use levels for the oil are lotions and creams 0.75-1.5%. This product preserves water and oil based products with a pH below 6.0.

TIPS: Performs best when formulation pH levels are below 6.0. The recommended usage rates are provided only as a guideline to provide proper preservation. Adding at end of emulsion when product is coolest gives best results. All new formulations should be tested to ensure preservative efficacy.

STORAGE: Store in an airtight, cool, dark location. When stored properly, best used within 1 year from date of purchase.

WARNING: Not approved for lip products. CAUTION: Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Phenoxyethanol (and) Caprylyl Glycol (and) Sorbic Acid

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