Optiphen™ MIT Ultra preservative

Chemistry: Preservatives

INCI: Aqua (Water) (and) Methylisothiazolinone (and) Phenylpropanol (and) Propylene Glycol

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Like the other classic preservataives offered by Ashland, Optiphen™ MIT Ultra preservative delivers efficient antimicrobial power to a wide vairety of personal care products.  Balanced and synergistic, it provides broad-spectrum protection and is compatible with many other cosmetic ingredients.  Approved for use in most countries, Optiphen MIT Ultra and other classic preservatives, are effective at low doeses and can be used to bolster other preservatives.

Optiphen MIT Ultra preservative is sold under the same trade name in EMEA.


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Features and Benefits
  • broad-spectrum activity against bacteria, yeast and mold
  • effective between pH 2 and 10
  • global use


Hair Care Leave-On -
Hair Care Rinse-Off +++
Skin Care Leave-On -
Skin Care Rinse-Off +++
Wet Wipes -

Use Levels: 0.05-0.3%

Max. Temperature During Production: below 70°C

Additional Information:

pH 2 - 10
Regulatory Compliance* Brazil, China, Japan, Mexico, US
Technologies without Formaldehyde Donor, without Halogen, without Paraben
Chemistry Type with Isothiazolinone, with Multifunctional Ingredient

+++ highly recommended, - not recommended

*For country-specific details, please contact your technical service representative.

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