PC PRODUCTS

Active Ingredient Features & Benefits
Phenoxyethanol (PEOH or POE)

 

  • High-purity, single-active preservative based on Phenoxyethanol chemistry
  • Recommended for protection of leave-on skin care products, hair care products, and wipes
  • Effective control of a broad spectrum of bacteria, especially gram-negative bacteria
  • Excellent stability over a wide pH and temperature range
  • Outstanding performance when used in combination with a broad range of preservatives and fungicides
  • Globally approved as a preservative for cosmetics
  • Recommended dose for leave-on applications: 0.5 – 0.9% (as supplied)
CMIT/MIT

 

  • An aqueous mixture of methylchloroisothiazolinone and methylisothiazolinone
  • Superior broad-spectrum activity against many bacteria, yeasts and molds
  • Effective over a pH range typical for personal care products
  • Very effective at low use levels, providing cost-to-treat advantage
  • Supported by more than 30 years of safe and effective use
  • Recommended dose for rinse off application: 0.06% to 0.10% (as supplied)
Methylisothiazolinone (MIT)
  • A single active preservative based on methylsiothiazolinone chemistry
  • Simple, water-based formulation for ease of use
  • Effective broad-spectrum bactericide
  • Excellent stability over a wide pH and temperature range
  • Compatible with a variety of fungicides and bactericides
  • Recommended dose for rinse off application: 0.05% to 0.1% (as supplied)
Methylisothiazolinone (MIT) + Phenoxyethanol (EPH or PEOH or POE)

 

  • A blend of methylisothiazolinone and phenoxyethanol
  • Excellent control of a broad spectrum of bacteria, yeasts and molds
  • Excellent stability over a wide pH and temperature range
  • Highly effective in surfactant containing formulations
  • Recommended dose for rinse off application: 0.35% to 0.45% (as supplied)
Methylisothiazolinone (MIT) + Caprylyl Glycol (Cap G)

 

  • Effective combination of methylisothiazolinone with caprylyl glycol
  • Broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity with enhanced control of many fungi
  • Excellent stability over a wide pH and temperature range
  • Recommended dose for rinse off application: 0.55% to 0.83% (as supplied)
Methylisothiazolinone (MIT) + Caprylyl Glycol (Cap G)

 

  • Effective combination of methylisothiazolinone with caprylyl glycol
  • Broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity with enhanced control of many fungi
  • Excellent stability over a wide pH and temperature range
  • Recommended dose for rinse off application: 0.55% to 0.83% (as supplied)
Phenoxyethanol (EPH or PEOH or POE)
  • A single active- preservative based on bronopol chemistry
  • Effective control of broad range of bacteria
  • Recommended for protection of skin cleaning and haircare products
  • Effective over a pH range typical of cosmetic products
  • Not classified as a formaldehyde releaser
  • Suitable alternative to isothaizolinones
  • Excellent performance when used with other preservatives and fungicides
  • Recommended dose for rinse-off application: 0.067% to 0.33% max (as supplied)*