1,3-Dimethylol-5,5-Dimethyl Hydantoin, a preservative that is highly soluble in water and adaptable enough for a wide range of personal care products. broad- spectrum activity against Gram- negative and Gram- positive bacteria, yeast and mould; effective over the range pH 3.0 – 8.0; Retains activity in presence of nonionic surfactants and most other common ingredients; Highly soluble in water and readily incorporated into products, ideal preservative for bulk surfactants,. recommended use level is 0.15-0.4 %. remains fully stable over a wide pH range from 3.0-8.0. should be incorporated during the cooling stage of hot processes. maximum temperature 60°C.
Legal nameAako, B.V.
HeadquartersLeusden, The Netherlands
Number of employees11-50
Year of foundation1945
DescriptionAt AAKO we have been trading specialty chemicals for various applications since 1945. Dedicated teams with clear responsibilities manage a c...