ACULYN™ 38 Polymer - 474 lb Drum

ACULYN™ 38 Polymer is an excellent suspending agent/rheology modifier for smooth-pouring Personal Care formulations such as, conditioning shampoos with silicones, anti-dandruff shampoos with zinc pyrithione, exfoliating body washes, and sunscreens. Features & Benefits Include: • Stable in highly alkaline systems • Particulate suspension • Polar solvent compatibility • Instant neutralization/thickening • Short flow • Cold-processable/liquid • Divalent ion tolerance • Excellent viscosity stability • Yields clear gels • Flat pH/viscosity response • Lack of odor • Excellent high shear stability • Easy to handle • Formulations exhibit little viscosity drift • No predisolution necessary • Compatible with nonionic and anionic surfactants • Non-hygroscopic • Permits stable formulations with particulates • Increased manufacturing efficiency • Formulation of spreadable lotion products that flow readily from the container • Allows for use of continuous production processes with use of in-line static mixers • Ability to stabilize suspensions • Less sensitive to water hardness • Able to formulate clear products • Does not promote or support contamination, unlike natural thickeners • Mild, soft, non-greasy, non-sticky • No watery feel upon skin contact • Flexibility in choice of preservative system • Improved pickup properties • Supported by comprehensive environmental, health and safety data
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Specifications

Grade
Technical
Synonyms
Acrylates / Vinyl Neodecanoate Crosspolymer
Prohibited Uses
This product is neither tested nor represented as suitable for medical or pharmaceutical uses. For further information please refer to Dow's product safety page https://www.dow.com/en-us/support/product-safety.html
Applications
Rheology Modifier, Suspending Agent
INCI
Coco Glucoside
Appearance
liquid
Boiling Point
100 °C (212 °F)
California Prop 65
WARNING! This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer. (Ethyl acrylate).
Color
white, milky
Density
1.1 g/cm3 @ 20 °C (68 °F)
Dynamic Viscosity
150 mPa.s @ 20 °C (68 °F)
Evaporation Rate
< 1
Flash Point
does not flash
Odor
mild
pH
2.1 - 3.2 @ 20 °C (68 °F)
Recommended Use
As rheology modifier
Relative Density
1.1 @ 20 - 25 °C (68 - 77 °F) Reference Material: (water = 1)
Relative Vapor Density
< 1
Vapor Pressure
17 mmHg @ 20 °C (68 °F)

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