Dow's EPITEX™ products provide polymers for water resistance in sun and skin care applications.


EPITEX™ 66 provides outstanding water resistance, improved feel on skin and ease of processing in a variety of formulation types, including O/W, W/O and W/S formulations. Compatible with other typical sunscreen ingredients, and suitable for use in creams, lotions and pump sprays.

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Used In:

  • O/W, W/O and W/S sunscreen creams and lotionsO/W, W/O and W/S pump sprays


  • Provides excellent feel on skin with reduced tackiness
  • Provides good water resistance in multiple formulation types, passes US
  • FDA 80 minute water resistance protocol
  • Suitable for cold processing


  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific