DOWSIL™ EL-7040 Hydro Elastomer Blend
Expand and differentiate with Dow award-winning hydrophilic elastomer*
Create color cosmetics, skin care and sun care formulations with a fresh, silky feel — the kind your customers want — with DOWSIL™ EL-7040 Hydro Elastomer Blend. Our hydrophilic elastomer blend, it mixes easily with water and water soluble materials resulting into gel-like texture with superior aesthetics, and is compatible with organic materials to expand your formulation flexibility.
*Cosmetics and Toiletries R&D Award’s Best New Ingredient 2013
Additional Benefits Include:
- Smooth, powdery, non-greasy feel
- Maintains texture at high water or glycerin levels**
- Improved organic compatibility***
- Incorporation of up to 75% water
- Incorporation of up to 40% glycerin
- Ability to create clear systems
- Rheology modifier for water-based and anhydrous systems
- High spreadability
- Elastomer system with refreshing feel
- Formulation flexibility
- Listed in the Catalogue of Cosmetics Ingredients used in China
**In formulation with 50% water or 40% glycerin
***Organic compatibility evaluated using a 75/25 blend of elastomer/solvent
Create a Fresh, Silky Feel
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These values are typical properties and are not intended for use in preparing specifications.
- Nonvolatile Content 17.5 to 19.5 %
No Safety Data Sheets are available online for this material
Please Contact Dow for additional information.