What makes DUROSOFT® unique is the patent-pending technology which provides a wide HLB range of 4-14 for a greater stability profile. Lucy Simmonds, Technical Business Manager, Stephenson Group, said: “Durosoft can be cold processed, which creates a number of benefits for the personal care and cosmetics formulator – from achieving tighter energy standards through to reduced energy consumption - as they seek to meet key product performance criteria and improve the sustainability of their business.”
Advantages of formulating with DUROSOFT include:
- 100% RSPO Certified Segregated Sustainable Palm Kernel Oil
- Cold process
- PEG free
- Easy to use
- Skin friendly (Dermatologically tested)
- HLB range of 4-14 for a greater stability profile
- Compatible with both oil and water phases
- No co-emulsifiers required
- No heating or cooling
- No deleterious effect on temperature sensitive ingredients
- Stable water-thin emulsions easily achieved
Brenntag’s dedicated team of industry professionals is fully supported by Brenntag's European Cosmetics Laboratory which works on the development of innovative formulations, assessment of specialty raw materials, sensory analysis and search for cosmetics performance solutions. The formulatory team in Amiens (France) has recently looked at a number of applications focusing in particular on creating ideas for texture and critical sensorial properties, and are currently working on enhancing the concept by adding innovative cold- process formulations featuring DUROSOFT®.
The new concept will be unveiled to the industry at SCS Formulate, while Brenntag's customers will be in a position to receive regular updates and innovative ideas from the team in the run up to the event.