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N-Hance™ HP40

N-Hance™ HP-40 Hydroxypropyl Guar is a nonionic, polymeric thickener that develops high viscosity in a short time period. Dispersions of this nonbuffered polymer grade will be basic. They must be adjusted to neutral pH, preferably with an organic acid. Rapid viscosity development will follow.


50lb Bag



Product Overview

INCI Hydroxypropyl Guar

This modified guar provides unique skin feel after washing from both body wash and liquid hand soap formulations. It is used to stabilize and thicken a formulation while also stabilizing the foam that is generated. Due to its nonionic nature, it is compatible with anionic, cationic and nonionic ingredients.

Product Specifications

Form: Tan powder
Viscosity: 4,000 - 5,000 cps
Use level: 0.2 - 1.5%
Primary Chemistry: Hydroxypropyl Guar

Features & Benefits

Enhances both wet and dry skin after-feel
Stabilizes lather
Imparts creamier, more dense foam


Ideal for pearlescent shampoos, opaque hand and body lotions, shave preparations

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