Origin: PEG-150 distearate is produced by esterification of stearic acid and then reacted with ethylene oxide.
Also Known As: Polyethylene glycol di-ester of stearic acid
Overview: Peg-150 Distearate is an emulsifier and potent thickener for surfactant systems. It is a solubilizer for various water-soluble ingredients. It also has good co-emulsifying properties in creams and lotions.
- Shower gels
- Baby shampoo
- Bubble bath
- Other emulsions
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: 0.5% to 5%