Origin: Phenylpropanol is synthetically produced by hydrogenation of either cinnamic aldehyde or cinnamic alcohol. Ethylhexylglycerin is made from glycerin.
Also Known As: Phenylpropanol, ethylhexylglycerin
Overview: Phenylpropanol EHG is a broad-spectrum preservative that offers protection against bacteria, yeast, and mold. It has deodorizing and humectant properties. It can be used for both rinse-off and leave-on formulations. Is is stable and effective in pH levels between 3 and 12 and is stable to temperatures up to 100°C.
- Personal care products
- Cosmetic products
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: 0.4% to 0.8%