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PVP K-120

PVP K-120 100% Powder is soluble in water and many organic solvents and it forms hard, transparent, glossy film. It has an average molecular weight of 3,000,000 in Daltons.

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50lb Drum

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Product Overview

INCI PVP Ashland’s PVP is compatible with most inorganic salts and many resins. PVP stabilizes emulsions, dispersions and suspensions.

Applications

Ideal for gels, mousses, styling creams/lotions, hair colorants, pomades, waxes, pastes.

While PVP is used as a film former in hair styling products, it can also be used as an emulsion stabilizer in creams and lotions and as a dispersant for hair colorants.
Related Applications: Hair Care; Skin Care

Features & Benefits

Strong, stiff hold
Stabilizes emulsions, dispersions and suspensions
Foam stabilizer
Excellent compatibility with acrylate thickeners
ShineV
Related Benefits: Hair Shine; Hairstyle Hold

Product Specifications

Form: 100% White Powder
Avg. MW in Daltons: 3,000,000
Use Level: 0.25 - 3.0% solids
Primary Chemistry: PVP
Functions: Emulsifiers; Film Formers; Fixatives and Styling Polymers

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Ashland Personal Care Specialties

Ashland personal care specialties is a diverse product line that consists of conditioning and sun protecting agents, thickeners, opacifiers, and emollients, including a variety of fixative and styling polymers. Products are grouped to serve two primary applications: hair care and skin care.

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