Optiphen™ MIT preservative

Chemistry: Preservatives

INCI: Aqua (Water) (and) Methylisothiazolinone

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Optiphen™ MIT preservative is approved for use in all major markets, is compatible with a variety of formulations and is not based on paraben, formaldehyde or halogens. These methylisothiazolinone-based preservatives can be used in products that are typically considered difficult to preserve with conventional preservatives. Effective against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, yeast and mold, they offer excellent heat stability, work across a wide pH window and are easily solubilized in water.


Hair Care:  Rinse-off formulations

Ski Care:  Rinse-off formulations

pH:  2 - 10

Recommended use levels:  0.05% up to 0.1% depending on the specific Optiphen product.

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