Novaphene Specialities Pvt Ltd
Novaguard PCS is globally approved safe and effective broad- spectrum preservation system. Novaguard PCS is alternative to optiphen plus.NOVAGUARD PCS consists of an active blend of Phenoxyethanol,Caprylyl Glycol and sorbic acid. An additional booster increases the broad spectrum activity against micro-organisms.NOVAGUARD PCS can be used in a variety of cosmetic formulations. Due to the contained sorbic acid, NOVAGUARD PCS performs best in formulations with a slightly acidic pH value (pH 6 or below). This product is effective as a stand alone system and functions well with other preservatives. NOVAGUARD PCS is free if parabens, organic halogens, formaldehyde and formaldehyde donors. This product functions particularly well in slightly acidic formulations, and is globally approved. Consisting of Phenoxyethanol (an aromatic ether alcohol), Sorbic Acid (a natural acid that offers protection from yeast, fungus and mold) and Caprylyl Glycol (an emollient base).
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- Globally Approved
- Contains a reliable agent, sorbic acid, for anti-fungal and anti-mold activity
- unlike Optiphen ND which contains benzoic acid which may be de-activated by non-ionic emulsifiers and surfactants
- unlike regular Optiphen which contains no acid and no protection from mould, fungus or yeast
- Highly effective broad spectrum antimicrobial
- Effective at pH levels below 6 - Non-formaldehyde donor
- Imparts emollience
- Compatible with most raw materials
- Excellent safety and toxicological profile
- Heat tolerant to 176F
NOVAGUARD PCS is applicable for use in a variety of rinse off personal care prepartions such as shampoos, conditioner, face and body washes, etc. NOVAGUARD PCS is well suited for high quality care-cosmetics like creams, emulsions, lotions and gels, wipes, if they conform to the necessary pH-conditions. On account of its excellent dispensability NOVAGUARD PCS can be used in O/W-emultions as well as in W/O-emultions. Customers are advised to evaluate NOVAGUARD PCS in their formulations, ideally over a range of concentrations, using antimicrobial efficacy tests to determine the minimum effective concentration to protect.
Storage is recommended in tightly closed original-containers at temperatures between 8oC and 25oC. This material may solidify when stored below 8oC. If solidification occurs, gently heat to 40oC and stir before use to ensure homogeneity
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