suttocide™ a preservative

chemistry: antimicrobials

INCI/chemical name: Sodium Hydroxymethylglycinate (and) Aqua (Water)

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suttocide™ a preservative is sold as a 50% aqueous solution of sodium hydroxymethylglycinate. The solution is a clear alkaline liquid with a mild characteristic odor, water soluble at any ratio. This single preservative is cost-effective and provides broad spectrum protection against Gram-positive bacteria, Gram-negative bacteria, yeast and mold. It is suggested for use in skin care products, like liquid and bar soaps, emulsion based products and baby wipes. This product can be used to neutralize anionic thickening polymers, such as carbomer, Stabileze™ and Aculyns.

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features and benefits
  • broad-spectrum preservation
  • long history of use for efficacy
  • fast-acting
  • effective pH 3.5–12.0


leave-on ++
rinse-off ++
wet wipes ++

++ recommended

use levels: 0.5-1.0%

max. temperature during production: below 60°C

additional information

pH 3.5 - 12
regulatory compliance Brazil, Canada, China, EU, Mexico
technologies without halogen, without isothiazolinones, without paraben, without phenoxyethanol
chemistry type with formaldehyde donor

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