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CFI Potassium Sorbate - Food Grade

CFI Potassium Sorbate - Food Grade

Regular price R 289.00
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Food Grade Potassium Sorbate can be used to preserves all kinds of DIY cosmetic products like creams, lotions, shampoos, makeup and sunscreen products.

Potassium sorbate is the inactive salt of sorbic acid, which is activated on contact with water.

It is effective against mold and yeast, but is not effective against bacteria. Therefore is is most commonly used together with sodium benzoate, which is effective against fungi and bacteria.

Sizes: 1kg.

This product is certified: Food Grade and Vegan.

Usage rate: 0.1-0.3%

Dissolve in the water phase.

Adjust the final pH to around 4.4 for maximum efficacy.

Potassium sorbate is not effective at all in products with a pH over 6, so please adjust your formulation accordingly.

Include  Vitamin E in the formulation as an antioxidant.

Potassium sorbate

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    Keep well sealed and store away from children, animals, moisture, sunlight and heat. If pregnant or breastfeeding, please consult with your medical care-giver before use.

    Some people experience an allergy to potassium sorbate. We advise to do a skin patch test first.

About Preservatives

Our range of preservatives are all suitable for natural and organic formulations, are paraben free and are easy to use. Correctly preserving your products is vital; read more here: Quick Guide To Preservatives

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Customer Reviews

Based on 11 reviews
Good Quality Products

Excellent product to use in fruit and Jams.

Lecithin in a flash

Prompt and excellent service.

Pamela F.
Mold away

Thank you this product keeps my deliciousness free from mold.

Will definitely purchase again

This is a great product.

Quality at its best

Delivered on time,I don't complain with moulded food anymore. I never saved food like this before.Top quality food preservation