Verdessence® Xanthan (formerly Rheocare XGN) by BASF acts as a rheology modifier and thickening agent. It is 100 percent based on renewable feedstock and not produced from genetically modified organisms (GMO). It is a powerful stabilizer for emulsion and surfactant-based systems. It creates crystal-clear formulations, has a high electrolyte and ethanol tolerance, can be cold processed, and is easy to incorporate even without the neutralization step.
It is preservative-free and pure vegan. Verdessence® Xanthan can be used in various cosmetics and personal care formulations such as body care products, toothpaste/mouthwash, liquid soap, shampoo, styling products, facial care, hair coloring, baby care, and cleansing products and shower/bath products. It is COSMOS compliant.
BASF Personal Care offers a wide range of products in various personal care market segments such as Antiperspirant/Deodorants, Body Care, Oral Care, Sun Care, and more. These high-performing products enable the development of formulations that fulfill consumer’s needs.
Features & Benefits of Verdessence® Xanthan
- Thickeners & Stabilizers > Natural Origin Gums > Xanthan gums
- 100% based on renewable feedstock
- Enzymatically hydrolyzed
- Non-genetically modified organisms (GMO) source and process
- COSMOS compliant and suitable for many other labels including vegan labels
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