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A versatile oil-in-water emulsifier, mainly for non-polar oil phases. Can be the sole emulsifier for mildly acidic O/W creams & lotions & other O/W electrolyte products. Croda considers the RSPO’s Mass Balance system to be an important progressive step in supporting the palm oil physical supply chain and creating momentum towards segregated sustainable Palm Oil and Palm Kernel Oil material.

INCI name

Glyceryl Stearate (and) PEG-100 Stearate

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Product details

Physical form at 25°C

  • Powder


  • Glyceryl esters & derivatives


  • Emulsifiers

Regional availability

  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • N America


  • Skin care
  • Hair care
  • Colour cosmetics


  • Bath, shower & soaps
  • Antiperspirants & deodorants
  • Body care
  • Eye colour
  • Face colour
  • Lip colour
  • Shampoos
  • Shaving / hair removal
  • Tanning

Consumer benefit

  • Hydrating / moisturising / nourishing
  • Calming / soothing / redness

Certifications and standards

  • RSPO
  • Vegan suitable

Regional compliance


Ingredient origin

  • Plant derived
  • Petrochemical derived

Composition information

  • Sustainable palm (RSPO MBAL)


  • Expected to be inherently biodegradable
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