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INCI Name: PEG-150 Stearate
Product Code: H026
CAS #: 9004-99-3
EINECS: Polymer Exempt
Brand: HallStar®

HallStar® PEG 6000 MS is the ester of triple pressed stearic acid and polyethylene glycol. It is a thickener, auxiliary emulsifier (HLB 19) and cleansing agent in various cosmetic applications.

All components of HallStar® PEG 6000 MS are listed in the following countries; the registration numbers for the namesake component is included in parentheses: Europe (EINECS- polymer exempt), Canada (DSL 9004-99-3), Australia (AICS 9004-99-3), Korea (ECL 4-186), Japan (ENCS 7-88), and United States (TSCA 9004-99-3).

HallStar® PEG 6000 MS is also approved for use under FDA 21 CFR 175.300, 176.200, 176.210, 177.2800, 176.170, 177.1200, 177.210 and 177.260.

Features & Benefits:

  • Biodegradable
  • Cleansing Agent
  • Co-emulsifying Agent
  • Emulsifying Agent (W/O)
  • Solubilizing Agent
Appearance (25°C) White to cream flake
Density (g/cc) 1.08
Acid Value (mg KOH/g) 4
Color (Gardner) 2
HLB 19.1
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g) 10
Melting Point (°C) 60 (closed)
Type Nonionic
Insoluble In
  • Mineral Oil
  • Vegetable Oil
Soluble In
  • Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Water
Toxicology Profile
  • JACT/IJT Reference(s): Safe at up to 10% in present practices of use. See J. Amer. Coll. Toxicol. (JACT), 2(7):17-60, 1983.
  • LD50: > 10g/kg
  • Ocular / Eye Irritation: Practically none
  • Skin Irritation: Minimal
  • Drum - 250lbs

Regional Approvals:

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


  • Foot Care
  • Hair Conditioners
  • Hand & Body Care
  • Shaving Products
  • Styling Aids


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Name Regional Acceptance  Formula Number
Little Mermaid BubblesGlobalCS17-107-06B

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