INCI Name:Propylene Glycol (and) Diazolidinyl Urea (and) Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate
Liquid Germall™ Plus is a patented synergistic combination of Germall™ II preservative (Diazolidinyl Urea) and Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate (IPBC) in propylene glycol. Germall™ Plus is a highly effective, broad spectrum preservative for emulsions and aqueous formulations. It can be incorporated into a variety of leave-on and rinse-off cosmetic and personal care formulations for broad preservation.
it is easy to use water soluble preservative. It is one of the most effective antimicrobials and inhibits the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, yeasts, and molds.
Liquid Germall® Plus is compatible with virtually all cosmetic ingredients. It can be used in surfactant based systems such as shampoos and body/shower gels, conditioners and other high water content products. Ideal for oil-in-water emulsions, creams and lotions. Not for use in products intended to be aerosolized.
Liquid Germall® Plus is highly effective at low concentrations making it a very cost effective preservative.
Typical recommended use level: 0.1%-0.5% of total formulation weight. Add to finished formulation at cool-down-50C/122F or less.
All formulations should be challenge tested to determine preservative efficacy.