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MIRASIL™ DM 5

MIRASIL™ DM 5

MIRASIL™ DM 5 is a linear polydimethylsiloxane fluid with a low viscosity and low molecular weight.
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Identification & Functionality

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Features & Benefits

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Key Benefits
  • Moderate volatile.
  • Non-flammable.
  • Organic compatibility.
  • Enhance spreadability.
  • Impart softness and lubricity.
  • Facilitate wet and dry combing.

Applications & Uses

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Recommended Use Levels
  • Skin care - Creams and lotions: Recommended use levels 0.5–2% for a soft feel and 5–10% for a protecting effect.
  • Deodorants and antiperspirants: Recommended use levels 0.5–2% for detackification.
  • makeup removers, shaving lotions product: Recommended use levels0.5 – 2%.
  • Sun products: Protection and waterproof effect - Recommended use levels 1-10%.

Properties

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Physical Form
Color
Colorless
Odor
None to Slight
Appearance
Colorless transparent liquid no visible foreign matters
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Heavy Metals (Pb)max. 5ppm-
Fluorescence for Mineral Oilsmax. 0.10mg/kg-
OH Contentmax. 150μg/g-
Acid Valuemax. 10μg/g-
D4 Contentmax. 0.10%-
D5 Contentmax. 0.10%-
D6 Contentmax. 0.10%-
Flash Pointmin. 121°CClosed Cup
Heavy Metals Contentmax. 2ppm-
IR SpectrumConform--
Phenyl Compoundsmax. 0.20DO-
Refractive Indexapprox. 1.397--
Specific Gravityapprox. 0.915g/cm3-
Viscosity (at 25°C)approx. 5mm2/s-
Solubility of MIRASIL™ DM 5 with Various Cosmetic Ingredients
Type of Material 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Water I I I
Hydrocarbons 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Isododecane S S S
Mineral Oil S S S
Alcohols & Glycols 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Ethanol S S S
Glycerin I I I
Dipropylene Glycol S I I
Propylene Glycol I I I
Octyldodecanol S S S
Fatty Alcohols 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Stearyl Alcohol S S S
Cetyl Alcohol S S S
Oils 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil I I I
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil I I I
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil I I I
Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil I I I
Simmondsia Chinesis (Jojoba) Seed Oil I I I
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil S I I
Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil I I I
Waxes 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Beeswax I I I
Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax I I I
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax I I I
Hydrogenated Microcrystalline Wax I I I
Esters 1:9* 5:5 9:1
C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate S S S
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride S S S
Isopropyl Myristate S S S
Isopropyl Palmitate S S S
Ethylhexyl Palmitate S S S
Sunscreens 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Benzophenone-3 I I I
Buthyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane I I S
Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate I I I
Ethylhexyl Salicylate S S S
Octocrylene I I I
Silicones 1:9* 5:5 9:1
CM5 (Cyclopentasiloxane) S S S
CAPRYLYL TSO (Caprylyl Methicone) S S S
DM 350 (350cSt.Dimethicone) S S S
ADM 403 (Amodimethicone) S S S
ADMH 395 (Propoxytetramethyl Piperidinyl Dimethicone) S S S
C-DML (Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Dimethiconol) S S S
PTM (Phenyl Trimethicone) S S S

*=10% of MIRASIL DM5 and 90% of tested material

S= Soluble
I= Completely or partially insoluble

Packaging & Availability

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Packaging Information

MIRASIL™ DM 5 is available in

  • Drum of 190 KG (418.95 LB)
  • Tote bin of 950 KG (2094.75 LB)

Storage & Handling

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Shelf Life
36 months
Storage & Shelf Life

When stored in its original packaging:

MIRASIL™ DM 5 may be stored at temperatures between -20°C / -4°F and 50°C / 122°F for up to 36 months from its date of manufacturing.

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MIRASIL™ DM 5 Technical Data Sheet
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