Evicide PBD

INCI: Phenoxyethanol, Benzoic Acid, Dehydroacetic Acid

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Evicide® PBD
Versatile and powerful preservative mixture. Evicide® PBD is a strong and very popular preservative for all kind of emulsions.

Phenoxyethanol, Benzoic Acid, Dehydroacetic Acid

Features & Benefits
Evicide® PBD contains the powerful co-preservatives: Benzoic Acid and Dehydroacteic Acid. The blend of aromatic alcohol and organic acids has a strong, broad-spectrum efficacy against bacteria, yeasts and molds. Evicide® PBD is a popular preservative blend for all kind of formulations and enables the formulator to avoid parabens or other controversial preservatives like Isothiazolinones or Formaldehyde-releasers.

Evicide® PBD performs as a safe and skin friendly preservative at a pH up to pH 6. The best results are obtained in all kind of formulations, starting from aqueous systems, to surfactant-based products, as well as emulsions and is perfectly suitable for Face Care and Body Care, while still being cost effective.

Usage Level
0.5 – 1.2%

Cosmos approved