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Kostol IBT

Kostol IBT is a behentrimonium methosulfate and cetearyl alcohol emulsifier with a 25% active level. This standard emulsifier is manufactured in the USA by Koster Keunen.

Chemical Properties

ANALYTICAL TEST METHOD SPECIFICATION UNITS
pH (1% dispersion) 6.0-7.0
Active 24-26 %
Color Visual White to Off-White

Formulation Guidelines

Kostol IBT can be used in hair care as an emulsifier, conditioner, and frizz reducer. It provides excellent deposition on both hair and skin. Formula ideas include shampoos, conditioners, wash-off systems, creams and lotions.

Regulatory

  • INCI NAME: Cetearyl Alcohol, Behentrimonium Methosulfate

  • CAS #: 67762-27-0, 81646-13-1

  • EINECS #: 267-008-6, 279-791-1

  • KOSTER KEUNEN CODE #: 483

  • TRADE NAME: Kostol IBT

  • MINIMUM SHELF LIFE: 2 Years

  • NOT TESTED ON ANIMALS: Yes

  • KOSHER: Yes

  • ORGANIC: No

  • NON-GMO: No

  • CANADA: Components listed

  • CHINA: Components listed

  • AUSTRALIA: Components listed