Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride

Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride is an organic compound that is a water-soluble quaternary ammonium derivative of guar gum. It gives conditioning properties to shampoos and after-shampoo hair care products.


Flash Point93.3°C
FormsPowder, Yellow

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Hair care
  • Shampoo
  • Personal care
  • Cosmetic products
  • Soaps and detergents
  • Beauty products


  • Cosmetics

Synonyms: Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Cationic Guar Gum, GHPTC, GHTC

Chemical Formula: C6H16NO2

CAS Number: 65497-29-2