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Olivem® 300

INCI Name: Olive Oil PEG-7 Esters
Product Code: O300
Brand: Olivem®

Olivem® 300 is a water-soluble functional lipid with sebum recovering activities. It is an ester with strong emolliency and lubricant properties that offers a distinctive skin smoothness and long-term moisturizing effects. It serves as a solubilizing aid for essential oils and perfumes. It can also be used as a co-emulsifier for o/w systems. At 20°C, it is a slightly yellow liquid.

Recommended use levels for Olivem® 300 are as follows: in toiletries, 0.5 – 2% as a refatting agent, 1 – 10% as a fragrance solubilizer and 2 – 5% as a moisturizer; in skin care, 2 – 5% as an emollient; in color cosmetics, 3 – 5% as a nourishing and adhesive aid; in bar soaps, 1 – 2% to protect the hydrolipid barrier and decrease water absorption; in transparent gels; 0.5 – 1% as a hydrating agent. Shelf life: 36 months.

Features & Benefits:

  • Co-emulsifying Agent
  • Emollient
  • 80% reduction in VOCs compared with Texanol: meets and exceeds international regulations for no VOCs
  • Lubricant
  • Moisturizing Agent
  • Solubilizing Agent
  • Superfatting Agent
Appearance Clear liquid (20°C)
Color (Gardner) 4 maximum
Odor Slight, characteristic
Soluble In
  • Alcohol [Ethanol]
  • Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Methyl Alcohol
  • Mineral Oil (dispersible)
  • Vegetable Oil (dispersible)
  • Water
Toxicology Profile
  • Repeat Insult Patch Test (Human): Not irritant
  • Drum - 60kgs
  • Drum - 120kgs

Regional Approvals:

  • Global


  • Antiperspirants
  • Bar Soaps
  • Daily Wear Sun Care
  • Shampoos


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