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PEG-150 Jojoba

PEG-150 Hydrogenated Jojoba is an ethoxylated version of fully hydrogenated jojoba wax and the most water soluble form of jojoba available. This versatile emollient functions as a secondary emulsifier and provides viscosity adjustments in hair care formulas and fragrance oil solubilization in aqueous solutions. PEG-150 Hydrogenated Jojoba is commonly used in cosmetics formulations.

Chemical structure

Physical properties

PEG-150 Hydrogenated Jojoba is a solid, flaked, free-flowing material with a melting point of 58C. Testing in a 5% aqueous solution shows that it has a neutral pH, high clarity in water, and low viscosity. The HLB value is approximately 18.

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