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INCI Name: Acrylates Copolymer
Product Code: AV10
Patents: US20160256371 A1
Brand: AvoBrite®

AvoBrite® is a faster excited state quencher than octocrylene while also providing for multi-benefit claims in sun protection formulations, like film forming properties. As a polymer, it may enhance the water resistance of products in which it is incorporated. Its typical use level is 5 – 6%.

AvoBrite® has been clinically proven to protect avobenzone from degrading upon sun exposure and releasing damaging free radicals. With AvoBrite®, sun care products can safely maximize the strong UV absorption powers of avobenzone and enter lucrative new markets.

AvoBrite®: the cost effective, China-compliant solution for stabilizing butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane (avobenzone), for safer high SPF (50+) protection with smooth texture and cost-effective PA++++ performance.

Features & Benefits:

  • Sunscreen Active Photostabilizer
  • Film Former
  • Water Resistance Enhancement
Appearance Clear to slightly opalescent yellow liquid
Color (Gardner) 7
Odor Slight
Viscosity (cP) 2000
Relative Density 0.982
pH (aqueous dispersion) 6.5
Flash Point (°C) >80
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Cosmetic Esters
Toxicology Profile
  • Ocular Irritation Potential (HET-CAM): No ocular irritation potential (tested at 100%)
  • Ames Test: No detectable genotoxic activity, in presence or absence of S9 enzyme activation
  • Drum - 200kgs
  • 5 gallon pail - 20kgs

Regional Approvals:

  • China
  • Korea
  • US


  • Daily Wear Sun Care


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