Glucamate™ LT thickener

INCI Name: PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Trioleate (and) Propylene Glycol (and) Water

Glucamate™ LT thickener is a 40% active, naturally-derived, methyl glucose ether which has been esterified with oleic acid. It is a liquid, very mild, anti-irritant, nonionic, highly efficient associative thickener. This versatile nonionic liquid is compatible with most ingredients used in today's liquid surfactant systems. It contributes to luxurious sensory properties with retention of lather and light afterfeel. It is recommended for use in shower gels, facial cleansers, and shampoos.

Features/Benefits

  • Broad compatibility with various surfactant systems
  • Low viscosity liquid for easy pumping unlike most naturally-derived liquid thickeners enabling cold processing to reduce production costs
  • Naturally derived
  • Very light feel
  • Very mild and reduces irritation associated with surfactants for safe application around the eyes

Applications

  • Facial Cleansers
  • Hand Soap
  • Intimate Cleansers
  • Mild Cleansers

Primary Functions

  • Thickener