Suitable applications for Carbopol 934 NF: Topical
Residual solvent for Carbopol 934 NF: Benzene
Recommended non-benzene substitute products for Carbopol 934 NF: Carbopol® 5984 EP and Ultrez 10 NF polymers
Carbopol® 934 NF polymer can be used to produce formulations such as medium to high-viscosity gels, emulsions and suspensions. The polymer has short rheology similar to mayonnaise.
Lubrizol's benzene polymerized polymers do not meet the European Pharmacopeial "Carbomers" monograph because the residual benzene levels exceed the 2 ppm limit stipulated in the monograph.