Emulsifiers and emulsion stabilizers

Select emulsifiers and emulsion stabilizers
according to properties:
Overview Emulsifiers/ Emulsion Stabilizers
INCI B+S Name Form
at 20 °C
Description Properties
Glyceryl Monostearate BergaBest GS 40 flakes / beads Total monoglycerides > 40 %

Emollient

Glyceryl Monostearate Self emulsifying BergaBest GS SE flakes / beads Alpha-Monoglycerides 29-33 %

Emollient

PEG 7 Glyceryl Cocoate BergaCare EM-HE7 liquid Acid Value: max. 5 mg KOH/g,
Saponification Value 90-105 mg KOH/g

Foam boosting

Surfactant

Glycol Stearate BergaCare Pearl solid C16: 52-58 %,
C18: 40-45 %

Emollient

Opacifying

Pearling agent

Glycol Distearate BergaCare Pearl 2 solid C16: 52-58 %,
C18: 40-45 %

Emollient

Opacifying

Pearling agent

Viscosity modifier

Lecithin BergaSom Sun 50 Paste Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 50 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 6 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Lecithin BergaSom Sun 75 Paste Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 70 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 6 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Lecithin BergaSom Sun 90 Paste Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 90 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 5 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Hydrogenated Lecithin BergaSom Sun 75H Powder Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 70 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 6 %,
Iodin Value ≤ 3 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Hydrogenated Lecithin BergaSom Sun 90H Powder Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 90 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 4 %,
Iodin Value ≤ 3 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Lecithin BergaSom Soy 50 Paste Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 50 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 6 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Lecithin BergaSom Soy 75 Paste Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 73 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 6 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Lecithin BergaSom Soy 90 Paste Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 93 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 3 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Hydrogenated Lecithin BergaSom Soy 75H Powder Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 70 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 6 %,
Iodin Value ≤ 3 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Hydrogenated Lecithin BergaSom Soy 90H Powder Phosphatidylcholin ≥ 90 %,
Lyso-Phosphatidylcholin ≤ 3 %,
Iodin Value ≤ 3 %

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Sodium Cocoyl Glycinate BergaSoft SCG 22 liquid pale yellow liquid,
Active matter min. 22 % (w/w)

Emollient

Foam boosting

Hair conditioning

Surfactant

12-Hydroxy Stearic Acid Sternoil 12-HSA flakes / powder Acid Value: min. 175 mg KOH/g,
Saponification Value: min. 180 mg KOH/g

Surfactant

Viscosity modifier

Hydrogenated Castor Oil Sternoil HCO flakes / powder Acid Value: max. 3 mg KOH/g, Hydroxylvalue: min. 155 mg KOH/g, Saponification Value: min. 175 mg KOH/g

Emollient

Viscosity modifier

Cetyl Alcohol Vegarol 16-98 solid C12: max. 0.5%
C14: max. 1%
C16: min. 98%
C18: min. 1%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Opacifying

Viscosity modifier

Ceto Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 1618 50:50 solid C14 and lower: max. 3%
C16: 45 - 55%
C18: 45 - 55%
C20 and higher: max. 3%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Opacifying

Viscosity modifier

Ceto Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 1618 PS solid C16: 55 - 65%
C18: 35 - 45%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Opacifying

Viscosity modifier

Ceto Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 1618 TA solid C12: max. 0,5%
C14: max. 1,5%
C16: 25 - 35%
C18: 65 - 70 %
C10 and higher: max. 2%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Opacifying

Viscosity modifier

Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 18-98 solid C14: max. 0.5%
C16: max. 1%
C18: min. 98%
C20: max. 1%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Opacifying

Viscosity modifier

Behenyl Alcohol Vegarol 1822 pastilles C16: max. 2%
C18: 41 - 45%
C20: 9 - 13%
C22: 42 - 46%

Binding

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Behenyl Alcohol Vegarol 2280 solid C16: max. 0.5%
C18: max. 5%
C20: 10 - 20%
C22: 80 - 90%
C24: max. 2%

Binding

Emollient

Hair conditioning

Viscosity modifier

Lauric Acid Bergazid C12-99 solid C10 and lower: max. 1 %
C12: min. 99%
C14: max. 1%
Myristic Acid Bergazid C14-99 solid C12 and lower: max. 1%
C14: min. 99%
C16: max. 1%
Palmitic Acid Bergazid C16-98 solid C14: max. 2%
C16: min. 98%
C18: max. 2%

Emollient

Viscosity modifier

Palmitic and Stearic Acid solid different blends

Emollient

Viscosity modifier

Stearic Acid Bergazid C1895 solid C16 and below: max. 3%
C18: min. 95%
C18:1: max. 1%
C20 and above: max. 3%

Emollient

Viscosity modifier

Oleic Acid Bergazid 800 liquid C12 and below: max. 3.5%
C14: max. 4%
C16: max. 6%
C18: max. 2%
C18:1: min. 72%
C18:2 max. 18%
Other: max. 1%
Titre: max. 8°C

Emollient