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PEG 40 Castor Oil POE 40 Ethoxylated Castor Oil 1Gallon
Castor Oil POE 40 Ethoxylated Castor Oil, also known as PEG 40 Castor Oil is non ionic vegetable based, thick semi-solid. Castor oil (POE 40 ) has many functions. It is useful as a solubilizer of fragrances, extracts, and perfumes.
It is often used in liquid soaps, bubble baths, fragrance based formulations, shampoos, body washes and shower gels, lotions, creams, facial cleansers, cosmetics to solubilize oils and fragrance oils.
PEG 40 / Castor Oil POE 40 is a multifunctional ingredient. It is used as a surfactant, foam booster, emulsifier (typically used with anotehr low HLB emulsifier like a glycol distearate) or glyceryl stearate to create an emulsifier system that is all in one.
PEG 40 Castor oil is very popular as a solubilizer to blend oils and fragrances in to water based systems.
PEG 40 / POE Castor oil is also used as a foam booster, lubricant in industrial applications, dispersant and even a lubricant.
It finds uses in cleaning, textile and metalworking applications too.
Synonyms: 40 Mol Castor Oil Ethoxylate, 40 Mol Ethoxylated Castor Oil, Castor Oil Ethoxylate POE 40, EMULPHOR EL 719, PEG 40 Castor Oil
1 Gallon or case of 4
HLB Value: 15 (used for oil-in-water emulsions).
pH 5.5-7 (3% in water).
Cloud Point: 185°F (85.0°C)
Hazy Amber Yellowish Liquid
8.9 Pounds per Gallon
Pour Point is 56 F (13 C)
Good Solubility in Water
Picture for illustration only. POE Castor Oil is a hazy amber liquid.
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