Herbarie Update

We will be on holiday from August 18 - September 9. Our last shipping day will be August 17. For orders to ship by August 17 they must be placed by August 14. During holiday, orders can be placed via our shopping cart but will not ship until we return beginning September 10.

Please note, due to high volume orders there may be a delay in processing your order. We apologize for the delay and appreciate your patience and your business. On non shipping days, we will be available by email only.

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New.....Natural Synergy Preservative System!!!!

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MicroGuard

MicroGuard

Please note: Geogard® Ultra is a Lonza trademark for Gluconolactone (and) Sodium Benzoate. The Herbarie is now offering this material as MicroGuard.

For more information, please read: Lonza Letter and The Herbarie Response

MicroGuard/Geogard Ultra can be used as the primary preservative in some formulas. However, this ingredient is most useful as part of a "preservative system" that utilizes "hurdle technology".

MicroGuard has global regulatory acceptance, MicroGuard can be used in cosmetic products that are marketed in major markets around the world: Europe, Japan, North America and South America.

Preservation
● Multi-functional
● Globally accepted

INCI Name: Gluconolactone (and) Sodium Benzoate

Recommended Usage: 0.75% - 2.0%

Specifications:
-Gluconolactone 70-80%
-Sodium Benzoate 22-28%
-Water 1% max

Properties:
-Appearance: Free Flowing, white powder
-Stability: Very stable over time in closed container
-Activity: 99%
-Odor: Mild
-Bulk Density: 0.74% g/cc
-Solubility: Water soluble

Formulating Guidelines
-pH: Effective at acidic pH - most effective at pH less than 5.0
-Compounding procedures: Can be added to water phase with heat but will destabilize some emulsions. It may be best to make a solution to be added at cool-down.
-All formulations will vary and must be tested to accurately determine microbial efficacy.




 
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