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HallStar® IPP-NF

INCI Name: Isopropyl Palmitate
Product Code: H007
CAS #: 142-91-6
EINECS: 205-571-1
Brand: HallStar®

HallStar® IPP-NF is an economical liquid ester made from the reaction of vegetal Palmitic Acid and petrochemical Isopropyl Alcohol. It conforms to the requirements of the National Formulary monograph for Isopropyl Palmitate. HallStar® IPP-NF is a light non-occlusive emollient with a soft, dry, non-oily feel. It is used as pigment binder, diluent, and solubilizing agent for mineral oil, silicones, lanolin, and fragrances in many personal care product applications.

HallStar® IPP-NF is best stored in a cool dry place in the original sealed containers. Avoid prolonged storage above 32°C (90°F). Maintain above 15°C (59°F) to preclude freezing.

All components of HallStar® IPP-NF are listed in the following countries; the registration numbers for the namesake ingredient are included in parentheses: Europe (EINECS 205-571-1), Japan (ENCS 2-798), Canada (DSL 142-91-6) and Australia (AICS 142-91-6).

HallStar® IPP-NF may be made available with Kosher or Halal certification. It is approved for use under FDA 21 CFR 176.210 and 177.2800 (d)(5).

Features & Benefits:

  • Biodegradable
  • Emollient
  • Feel Modification/Enhancement
  • Nonocclusive
  • Nonoily
  • Pigment Binding Agent
  • Plant Derived / Vegetal Based
  • USP / NF Grade
Appearance (25°C) Clear liquid
Odor Practically none
Color (APHA = PtCo) 15
Acid Value (mg KOH/g) 0.2
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g) 188
Specific Gravity (25°C/25°C) 0.852
Density (g/cc) 0.85
Viscosity (cP, 25°C) 6.7
Viscosity (cps, 60°C) 2.5
Refractive Index (25°C) 1.436
Iodine Value (gI2/100g) 0.4
Actives, % > 95
Boiling Point (°C) 172
Flash Point (°C) 166
Melting Point (°C) 13
Molecular Weight (daltons) ~298
RVOC, U.S. EPA (%) 0
Dielectric Constant (25°C) 3.18
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Lanolin
  • Mineral Oil
  • Silicones
  • Vegetable Oil
Solvency Of
  • Avobenzone (15%)
  • Bemotrizinol (4.5%)
  • Ethylhexyl Triazone (3%)
  • Oxybenzone (20+%)
Toxicology Profile
  • CIR Expert Panel: Safe at up to >50% in present practices of use
  • JACT/IJT Reference(s): J. Amer. Coll. Toxicol. JACT 1(2):13-35, 1982
  • LD50: > 5ml/kg
  • Ocular / Eye Irritation: Minimal
  • Skin Irritation: Slight
  • Drum - 390, 385.8lbs

Regional Approvals:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • EU
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • New Zealand
  • Philippines
  • Taiwan
  • US


  • After Sun Skin Care
  • Bath Additives
  • Cleansing Wipes
  • Eye Area Color Cosmetics
  • Facial Cleansers
  • Facial Color Cosmetics
  • Facial Skin Care
  • Foot Care
  • Hair Conditioners
  • Hand & Body Care
  • Lip Care
  • Nail Care
  • Personal Lubricants
  • Self-Tanners
  • Shaving Products
  • Styling Aids


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Name Regional Acceptance  Formula Number
PEG and D5 Silicones Free Antiperspirant StickASEAN, Australia, Canada, China, EU, Global, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ15-181

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