Sorbic Acid +2PF (Formerly known as Optiphen Plus)
Highly effective broad spectrum antimicrobial preservative. Effective at pH levels below 6.0. No formaldehyde donors. Paraben-free. Compatible with most raw materials. Contains sorbic acid which offers protection for anti-fungal and anti-mold activity.
Sorbic Acid +2PF (Formerly known as Optiphen Plus) can thin out some formulas-proper testing should be done.
Why People Use This Product:
To prevent bacteria, mold and fungal growth in products.
Popular Products That Use This Ingredient:
Lotions. Creams. Not for Lips.
Paraben Free. Formaldehyde Free.
Manufacturing Temperatures: No Higher than 176ºF
Formula pH: Best Below 6.0
Effective Against: Bacteria, Mold, Yeast
Recommended usage rates are provided only as a guideline for proper preservation. All new formulations should be challenge tested to ensure preservative efficacy.
International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients (INCI):
Phenoxyethanol (and) Caprylyl Glycol (and) Sorbic Acid
Common Name Ingredient Listing (FDA Approved):
Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sorbic Acid