PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate

what is it:

is a non-ionic ethoxylated surfactant with over-greasing and solubilizing properties.


PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate is a hydrophilic oil with a light yellow color and a characteristic odor. Chemically it consists of polyethylene glycol and coconut fatty acids. In cosmetics it is used as a degreaser in shampoos and body cleansers, thanks to its lubricating, emollient and conditioned properties for the skin and hair.

Furthermore PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate improves the foam quality of the detergents in which it is inserted. It is also used for its solubilizing properties against fat-soluble substances in aqueous systems, such as some active ingredients (menthol, camphor, salicylic acid) and essential oils and having an HLB of about 11 can also be used as a coemulsifier.

PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate can be inserted into any type of cleansing product, for skin and hair. It is often used used as a solubilizer and emollient in hair sprays without rinsing and in micellar cleansing waters.


Recommended use percentage: from 1 to 10%.


PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate is soluble in water and aqueous solutions of tensiottivi is stable in a pH range between 5 and 8.

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