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INCI Name: Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
Product Code: JD04
CAS #: 194043-92-0
EINECS: 293-515-7
Brand: Biochemica®

Biochemica® Shea Butter Organic has been produced from shea (Butyrospermum parkii) seeds which have been grown and manufactured organically and has been certified as such. The product is certified organic in compliance with the National Organic Program (NOP) as recognized by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service. Biochemica® Shea Butter Organic has been gently processed and refined using low temperature evaporation and organic clay filtration to deodorize and decolorize the butter without affecting its activity or function.  It may be used to protect the skin against weather, sun, and superficial irritations, assisting with the resolution of cutaneous dryness.

Features & Benefits:

  • Biodegradable
  • Bodying Agent
  • Dermal Moisture Content Balancing
  • Emollient
  • Feel Modification/Enhancement
  • Film Former
  • Hair Conditioning Agent
  • Moisturizing Agent
  • Natural Product
  • Skin Protectant (anti-radical properties)
  • Thickener (nonaqueous)
  • USDA-NOP Certified Organic
Acid Value (mg KOH/g) 0 - 1
Appearance Soft white fat
Color (LOVIBOND) 2.0R Max, 20Y max
Free Fatty Acids (%) 0.0 - 0.5
Iodine Value (gI2/100g) 55 - 72
Melting Point (°C) 31 - 39
Peroxide Value (mEq/kg) 0 - 15
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g) 170 - 185
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Cosmetic Esters
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Carton - 25kgs
  • Drum - 180kgs

Regional Approvals:

  • Canada
  • China
  • EU
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Philippines
  • US


  • After Sun Skin Care
  • Bar Soaps
  • Bath Additives
  • Cleansing Wipes
  • Daily Wear Sun Care
  • Deodorants
  • Facial Skin Care
  • Foot Care
  • Hair Conditioners
  • Hand & Body Care
  • Lip Care
  • Liquid Handsoaps
  • Shaving Products
  • Shower Gels/Body Washes
  • Styling Aids


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