Enhans CY-62

Enhans CY-62 is a candelilla derivative designed by Koster Keunen for use in personal care formulations. The combined natural chemistry with silicone allows for a highly compatible compound in all formulations.

Chemical Properties

ANALYTICAL TEST METHOD SPECIFICATION UNITS
Melting Point USP 741 62-75 °C
Acid Value USP 401 <3.5 mg KOH/g
Saponification Value USP 401 45-65 mg KOH/g
Color Visual Light Brown to Red Brown

Formulation Guidelines

Enhans CY-62 will improve rheology, water resistance and barrier properties while reducing crystallization. In-Vitro testing indicates significant SPF boosting in sunscreen formulations. Use CY-62 to couple ingredients, disperse sunscreens and thicken formulas.

Regulatory

  • INCI NAME: Bis-PEG-12 Dimethicone Candelillate

  • CAS #: 210057-90-2

  • EINECS #: Not assigned

  • KOSTER KEUNEN CODE #: 233

  • TRADE NAME: Enhans CY-62

  • MINIMUM SHELF LIFE: 2 Years

  • MANUFACTURED: Watertown, Connecticut, USA

  • NOT TESTED ON ANIMALS: Yes

  • KOSHER: Yes

  • ORGANIC: No

  • GMO FREE: No

  • CANADA: Unknown at time of print

  • JAPAN: Unknown at time of print

  • CHINA: Unknown at time of print

  • AUSTRALIA: Unknown at time of print

  • REACH: Unknown at time of print