Sharomix ME 16

Chemical Name:
Methyl Paraben and Ethyl Paraben in Propylene Glycol
  • Product Details & Information

    Sharomix ME 16 is a Formaldehyde free and Halogen free liquid blend of Methyl Paraben and Ethyl Paraben in Propylene Glycol, making incorporation into formulations faster and easier. Effective for combating yeasts and molds for both leave-on and rinse-off applications.

  • Uses & Applications

    Cosmetics: Effective Against Yeasts and Molds in Lipsticks, Face and Eye Make-Up.

    Personal Care: Effective Against Yeasts and Molds in Both Rinse-Off and Leave-On Personal Care Products

    Preservatives: Formaldehyde Free and Halogen Free Antimicrobial Preservative Used in Personal Care and Cosmetic Formulations

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  • Packaging


  • INCI Name

    Propylene Glycol Methylparaben Ethylparaben

Sales Specifications of Sharomix ME 16 Standard Liquid

ParametersSpecificationsTest Methods
DESCRIPTION Colorless, odorless, slightly viscous liquid
Chemical Name Mixture of Methyl and Ethyl Parabens in Propylene Glycol
Acidity (ml NaOH 0.1M) 0.25 max
Clarity and Color of Solution Passes Test
FNU 3 maximum
Density @ 20ºC, g/ml 1. 1.070 – 1.090
Refractive Index @ 20°C 1.455 – 1.480
Propylene Glycol, % 66.0 – 70.0
Methyl Paraben, % 15.0 – 17.0
Ethyl Paraben, % 15.0 – 17.0
Specs & MSDS of Sharomix ME 16