Polysorbate-20 is an emulsifying agent that contains laurate esters of sorbital. It is soluble in water.
Personal care and cosmetics.
Can be used in concentrations of 2-10% and can be directly added to formulas.
It enables water an oil to mix and is a universal emulsifier, When mixed with cetearyl alchol or sorbitan stearate, its emulsifying function is improved. Helps to stabilise essential oils