Lexgard® GMCY MB

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Pail  (55 lbs)

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Lexgard® GMCY MB is a multi-functional, high purity monoester that provides antimicrobial control in formulations. Lexgard® GMCY MB creates a biostatic environment that prevents growth of microorganisms. It is primarily effective against bacteria and can be combined with a yeast & mold control agent, like Spectrastat™ CHA (Caprylhydroxamic Acid) for broad spectrum protection. Lexgard® GMCY MB is an emollient, moisturizer and wetting agent which can be used in cosmetic emulsion systems such as skin care creams and lotions or in surfactant based products such as shower gels, facial cleansers and shampoos. Lexgard® GMCY MB contains 100% biobased content as certified by the USDA BioPreferred® Program, is COSMOS approved, and is approved for use in NSF/ANSI 305 certified personal care products. Lexgard® GMCY MB (Glyceryl Caprylate) is listed in the China FDA IECIC inventory.
Sustainable product
Product No. 16135134
Supplier Inolex
Synonyms Glyceryl Caprylate, Glyceryl Monocaprylate
Applications Preservation
Sustainability Characteristics Natural or bio-based, Social impact accreditation, Environmental accreditation


Product Details

Prohibited Uses
Intended For Use Only In Cosmetics. Not to be Used In Food/Ingestible Applications. Not approved as a Pharmaceutical Active.
Glyceryl Caprylate
California Prop 65
This product does not contain any chemicals known to State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or any other reproductive harm.
colorless, light yellow
0.95 g/cm3 @ 20 °C (68 °F)
Flash Point
180 °C (356 °F)
Solubility in Water

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