Personal Care

Novemer™ EC-1 Polymer

INCI Name: Acrylates/Acrylamide Copolymer (and) Mineral Oil (and) Polysorbate-85

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Novemer™ EC-1 polymer is an easy-to-use multifunctional polymer designed for use in skin care and sun care oil-in-water emulsions. Novemer EC-1 polymer offers a new way to formulate skin care products.

Key Benefits of Novemer EC-1 polymer:

  • Modifies rheology, stabilizes, emulsifies and/or co-emulsifies formulations
  • Stabilizes emulsions containing high levels of electrolytes
  • Suspends inorganic pigments, including zinc oxide
  • Enhances skin feel, providing soft after feel
  • Is efficient at low use level
  • Emulsifies a broad range of oils, free from HLB constraints

Novemer EC-1 polymer is supplied at 26 - 28% total solids. Recommended use levels for emulsion systems is 1 - 4 % as supplied.

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