It consists of sorbitol, ethylene oxide & stearic acid. It is insoluble in oil, but soluble in water and alcohol.
Personal care, Hair Care and cosmetics.
Can be used in concentrations of 1-10% and must be warmed and melted when added to formulas.
It enables water and 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