Polysorbate 20

Polysorbate 20

Polysorbate 20

Polysorbate 20 is a nonionic surfactant and emulsifier derived from oleic acid.

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SKU Name Price Qty
Polysorbate 20 (Sample)
    • $1.25
Polysorbate 20 (1 lb)
    • $8.75
Polysorbate 20 (3.5 lbs)
    • $23.25
Polysorbate 20 (7 lbs)
    • $44.95
Polysorbate 20 (35 lbs)
    • $212.45
  • Polysorbate 20 is a nonionic surfactant and emulsifier derived from polyethoxylated sorbitan mono laurate.
  • Also known as TWEEN20, it’s a great inbetweener for other emulsifiers to help cover a wide range of oil in water and water in oil emulsions.
  • Great for use in water alone to help essential oils solubilize
  • Useful as a viscosity modifier.

Appearance: Yellowish viscous liquid.

Processing: Partially Naturally Derived & Synthetic

Country of Origin: USA
Polysorbate 20 solubilizes oil and water, stabilizes and lubricates. Best used to emulsify small amounts of lighter oils and essential oils.

Ingredient Function: Emulsifier/wetting agent/solubilizer

Recommended Usage Rate: 1%-20%

Solubility: Soluble in water.

How to Store: Store in a cool, dry place. A note on typical storage of surfactants: If you are storing surfactants or surfactant-based products in metal, then all surfactants should be stored in 316 stainless steel or fiberglass with a corrosion liner. It can be kept in plastic, as long as there is no metal connection to the plastic container's handle. No matter what type of container a surfactant or surfactant-based product is stored in, mild agitation is recommended to maintain homogeneity. Should be stored in sealed containers in a dry 55F-75F degree room. Pumps, pipes and transfer lines should be 316 stainless steel.

Warnings: Pregnant or lactating people, or those with known medical conditions should consult with a physician prior to using product. 
INCI: Polysorbate 20

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