Kester Wax CT

Kester Wax CT is a multifunctional, vegan wax designed for the personal care industry. This soft solid wax blend is made up of natural ingredients to offer emolliency, plasticizing, thickening, and moisturization of skin and hair

Chemical Properties

ANALYTICAL TEST METHOD SPECIFICATION UNITS
Melting Point USP 741 45-60 °C
Acid Value USP 401 <10 mg KOH/g
Saponification Value USP 401 75-110 mg KOH/g

Formulation Guidelines

Koster Keunen scientists developed Kester Wax CT as a softer, creamier option to lanolin wax with similar attributes and chemical functionality. Kester Wax CT will add creaminess to all cosmetic, hair care and skin formulations. Use in pomades, mascaras, body butters, and ethnic formulations.

Regulatory

  • INCI NAME: C32-36 Isoalkyl Stearate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Stearyl Behenate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Polyglyceryl-3 Stearate, Polysorbate 60

  • CAS #: 68201-22-9, 58128-22-6, 24271-12-3, 67762-27-0, 37349-34-1, 9005-67-8

  • EINECS #: 269-209-4, 500-140-7, 246-115-1, 267-008-6, 609-412-0, 500-020-4

  • KOSTER KEUNEN CODE #: 592

  • TRADE NAME: Kester Wax CT

  • MINIMUM SHELF LIFE: 2 Years

  • MANUFACTURED: Watertown, Connecticut, USA

  • NOT TESTED ON ANIMALS: Yes

  • KOSHER: Yes

  • ORGANIC: No

  • GMO FREE: No

  • GRAS: No

  • CANADA: Components Listed

  • JAPAN: Unknown at time of print

  • CHINA: Unknown at time of print

  • AUSTRALIA: Unknown at time of print

  • REACH: Unknown at time of print