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INCI Name: Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Butter
Product Code: PLMB
CAS #: 8002-75-3
EINECS: 232-316-1
Brand: Biochemica®

Biochemica® Palm Butter Refined Organic is an ultra refined, certified organic naturally occurring butter developed exclusively for cosmetic use. Palm butter is the natural (non-hydrogenated) stearin fraction of palm fat. It is a solid butter at room temperature and has great antioxidant power. Along with a high content of inherent tocopherols, there is a large amount of tocotrienols found in palm butter. Tocotrienols are more potent therapeutically than tocopherols, with antioxidant properties up to 50 times more potent in membrane systems.

Biochemica® Palm Butter Refined Organic may be used in formulas to aid in free radical scavenging, cell regeneration, and to assist in moisturization after exposure to sun and other harsh elements. It is completely oil miscible and contains no preservatives or coloring agents. Completely natural and USDA-NOP Certified Organic!

Suggested applications for Biochemica® Palm Butter Refined Organic include creams, lotions, bar soaps and body and lip balms. The recommended use level is application dependent and between 3% and 100%. For balms: 5-100%; lotions & creams: 3-10%; bar soaps: 3-6%; and hair conditioners: 2-5%.

Features & Benefits:

  • Anti-oxidant
  • Biodegradable
  • Bodying Agent
  • Emollient
  • Lubricant
  • Moisturizing Agent
  • Natural Product
  • Plant Derived / Vegetal Based
  • USDA-NOP Certified Organic
Appearance Soft off-white semi-solid
Color (LOVIBOND) 5.0 R maximum
Odor Faint vegetable
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g) 190 – 215
Iodine Value (gI2/100g) 36 - 42
Free Fatty Acids (%) 1 maximum
Peroxide Value (meq/kg) 10 maximum
Melting Range (°C) 48 - 57
Flash Point (°C) 230
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Cosmetic Esters (hot)
  • Vegetable Oil (hot)
  • Carton - 50lbs

Regional Approvals:

  • Global


  • After Sun Skin Care
  • Bar Soaps
  • Foot Care
  • Hair Conditioners
  • Hand & Body Care
  • Lip Care


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Name Regional Acceptance  Formula Number
Hallstar Naturals Body ButterCrèmeGlobalBCI0112

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