PPG Oleth Dimethicone
Siloxanes and Silicones, hydropoly(oxy-1-methylethylene) methyl, 9(Z)-octadecylpoly(oxyethylene) methyl, dimethyl
Appearance: liquid; or solid; or emulsion.
Solubility: insoluble to soluble in water.
Stability: stable. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, low irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, dispersing, emulsifying, adsorbing, defoaming, brightening, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Conditioning agent, film-forming agent in personal care products. eg: shampoo.
Softening agent in textile, fiber.
Softening agent, brightening agent in leather.
Use as defoaming agent.
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
PPG-4 Oleth-10 Dimethicone