Kolliwax® CSA 50
A fatty alcohol mixture, preferred for its stability in emulsion formulations
Kolliwax® CSA 50 is a white to pale-yellow, wax-like, 50:50 blend of cetyl and stearyl alcohol; supplied as free-flowing micro pearls. With a raw material base of coconut oil, palm kernel oil, palm oil, and/or palm stearine, it functions as an O/W co-emulsifier and structure-building consistency factor for lotion and cream formulations. Kolliwax® CSA 50 is suitable for emulsions & creams, ointments, gels and foams. It is also a viscosity regulator and is used in suppository masses. Kolliwax® CS 50 can be used in combination with fatty alcohols and other consistency factors.
Why use Kolliwax® CSA 50?
- Compatible with most natural vegetable and animal waxes
- Creates a more stable matrix, when formulated with emulsifier and water
- Slightly broader melting point window than Kolliwax® CA and Kolliwax® SA
- Its superior manufacturing process results in improved efficiency and higher purity
- Low HLB
|Former Product Name:||Speziol® C 16-18 Pharma|
Meets European Pharmacopoeia, USP/NF and JPE monographs, and is manufactured under IPEC-PQG GMP conditions.
Ph. Eur., USP-NF, JP: Cetostearyl alcohol 50
|Applications:||Functions as a viscosity regulator, an O/W co-emulsifier and consistency factor for lotion and cream formulations; used in suppository masses.|
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