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Piroctone olamine

Main Uses hair-care
CAS Number: 68890-66-4
Molecular Formula: C16H30N2O3
Molecular Weight: 298.42
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Synonyms: 1-hydroxy-4-methyl-6-(2,4,4-trimethylpentyl)-2(1h)-pyridinoncompd.with2-aminoethanol(1:1), Piroctone olamine;
Production Standard: Enterprise Standard
Packing Size: 25kg /Drum, 1kg /Bags, 100g/bag

Piroctone olamine


Product information

Appearance and Properties:

White or yellowish crystalline powder

Usage and Dosage:

0.05%~0.01% in shampoo, hair care, bath, cosmetics, skin care products, detergents. Disposable products. 0.3%~0.4% in Rinse-off products.

Technical Specifications:

Appearance White or slightly yellow crystalline powder
Odor Characteristic
Solubillity Water (0.10g +10ml):non-soluble
Methanol (1.00g + 10ml): soluble
Purity(HPLC) ≥ 99.0 %
PH value(1% aqueous suspension,20℃) 8.5-10.0
Melting Point  130-135℃
Drying loss  ≤ 0.3%
Ash(SO4)  ≤ 0.2%
Particle size distribution D(0.5): 30-50um Provide a profile
representative of the raw material
E1% (1cm) at 317 nm expressed an dried
Ethanolamine  20.0-21.0%
Nitrosamine content ≤ 50
Heavy metals(Pb,As,Cd,Co,Cr,Hg,Ni,Sb)  ≤ 10 PPM
Hexane(GC)  ≤ 300 PPM
Ethyl acetate(GC) ≤ 5000 PPM

Description and Application:

So far, Piroctone olamine is the only anti-dandruff anti-itching agent that can be used in disposable hair products. It has a broad-spectrum killing effect on fungi and mold, and has good therapeutic effect on feet and handcuffs. Piroctone olamine can be used as a preservative in cosmetics, as a fungicide in soap, and thickened. Therefore, Piroctone olamine is a multi-functional anti-dandruff anti-itch fungicide widely used in shampoo and hair care products, bath liquids, cosmetics and detergents.

1 - Anti-dandruff and anti-itch effect is better than similar products.
2 - Excellent solubility and compounding properties, no precipitation or delamination when mixed Piroctone olamine with cosmetic raw materials.
3 - The anti-dandruff mechanism is unique, the irritation is extremely low, it will not cause hair loss and hair loss, and the safety is better than the similar anti-dandruff and anti-itch products.

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Biotain Pharma Co., Limited is a professional and reliable manufacturer and supplier of Cosmetic Ingredients . Our products have sold to Australia, European and American countries. Like the skin care Ingredients Caprylhydroxamic Acid , Piroctone olamine and Potassium 4-methoxysalicylate , our Cosmetic Ingredients comply with the USP/EP/BP/JP standard specification.

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