Out With the Mold and in With the New


Schülke & Mayr GmbH introduced euxyl K 940 (INCI: Phenoxyethanol (and) Benzyl Alcohol (and) Ethylhexylglycerin), which serves as a liquid cosmetic preservative.

Combining preservative actives with the emollient and booster, ethylhexylglycerin, in addition to having stability to hydrolysis and pH, this globally approved ingredient delivers a product for a wide range of formulation types.

Containing a balanced spectrum of mild actives, euxyl K 940 helps protect formulations. The ingredient has efficacy against bacteria, yeast and mold. Another benefit includes having a mild, liquid blend for leave-on products such as wet wipes.

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