Zemea® Propanediol
DuPont, Tate and Lyle
   

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Formulas
Acne Treatment
After Shave Gel
Black Mascara
Black Widow Mascara
Body Butter
Broad Spectrum Water-Resistant SPF 25+ Daily Facial Moisturizer
Clear Moisturizing Aloe Gel
Clear Shampoo
Clear Sulfate Free Cleanser
Clear Sunscreen Spray Gel
Deodorant Stick
Ecocert™ Compliant Natural Facial Cleanser
Emulsion-based Cheek Color
Essential Wart Remover
Eye Makeup Remover
Eye Shadow
Eye Shadow Base
Hair Jam with SoBind™ HARMONY
Hand Cleanser
Liquid Eyeliner Formula
Liquid Makeup Foundation
Mineral Lotion SPF 30 with SoBind™ HARMONY
Moisturizing Body Lotion
Natural Emulsion With Hitecream
Natural Emulsion With Phytocream
Natural Skin Cream with Vanatural® XGB
Non-Alcoholic Moisturizing Facial Toner
Oil-in-Water (O/W) Broad Spectrum Protection Daily Facial Moisturizer
Opaque Body Wash
Skin Brightening Gel
Skin Care Cream
SPF 30 Sunscreen Lotion with SoBind™ HARMONY
Sulfate-Free Shampoo
Water-in-Oil (W/O) Broad Spectrum Protection Daily Facial Moisturizer
 
Chemical Name: Propanediol
Product Category(s):
Ecocert
Emollients
Fragrances
Humectants
Application(s):
Acne Treatment
Antiperspirant/Deodorant
Body Wash
Color Cosmetics
Creams/Ointments
Ethnic Hair Care
Facial Cleansers
Hair Care
Hair Fixatives
Hand Soap/Hand Sanitizers
Oral Care
Pet Care
Shave Preparation
Skin Care
Sun Care
Wipes
Zemea® propanediol is a multifunctional preservative-boosting humectant and solvent. It is naturally-derived and approved by Ecocert™ and certified by the Natural Products Association. Zemea® offers many performance benefits - no skin irritation, improved moisturization, excellent sensorial attributes, unique solubility to deliver actives and boosts the efficacy of preservatives. Derived from a glucose fermentation process, Zemea® can be easily substituted for petroleum-based propylene glycol, butylene glycol or glycerin. It has seen widespread adoption and is being used in over 1500 personal care products globally.

Benefits:
  • No Skin Irritation or Sensitization
  • Improved Humectancy
  • Enhanced Clarity
  • Excellent Sensory Characteristics
  • Improved Viscosity-Building
  • Excellent Cloud Point
  • Boosts Preservative Efficacy
  • Preservative-free
  • Increased Foaming, if Desired
  • 100% Natural
  • High Freeze/Thaw, Heat Stability
  • High Purity (99.8% minimum)
  • Environmentally Sustainable
  • Petroleum-free