euxyl® K 701

euxyl® K 701 is a liquid cosmetic preservative, which can be used in leave-on as well as rinse-off products. euxyl® K 701 was developed for use in cosmetic formulations with a skin-friendly pH value of up to 6. euxyl® K 701 is particularly effective in non-ionic systems. It has a broad, balanced spectrum of effect against bacteria, yeasts and mould fungi as well as a good vapour phase effectiveness.

  • patented preparation based on benzoic acid, dehydroacetic acid, phenoxyethanol and ethylhexylglycerin
  • broad, balanced spectrum of effect against bacteria, yeasts and moulds
  • good head space protection
  • effective in pH ranges up to 6
  • suitable for leave-on and rinse-off products

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euxyl K 701

Additional literature

The efficacy of organic acids depends on the pH-value. The efficiency is increased by reducing the pH-value. Only the free organic acids are biocidal active. The dissociated organic acids are completely ineffective.

The influence of the pH on the performance of euxyl® K 701

The influence of the pH on the performance of euxyl® K 701