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Crodafos™ CS20A
High actives (50%) primary emulsifier designed to enhance viscosity control – especially suited for pourable emulsions with high active loads (liquid foundations) or other medium to low viscosity products such as body sprays, milks and depilatories. An O/W emulsifier specifically designed for pourable emulsions with high active loads (e.g. liquid foundations) and other medium to low viscosity products e.g. sprayable emulsions. Naturally substantive to the skin and imparts conditioning benefits. Wide pH tolerance. Requires neutralisation which can be done in situ.

INCI name

Cetearyl Alcohol (and) Ceteth-20 Phosphate (and) Dicetyl Phosphate

Crodafos CS20A

Product details

Physical form at 25°C

  • Pastille


  • Phosphorous compounds


  • Emulsifiers

Regional availability

  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • N America


  • Bath, shower & soaps
  • After sun
  • Body care
  • Eye contour care
  • Face / neck skin care
  • Face colour
  • Facial cleansers
  • Hair colour
  • Hair relaxing / permanent waves
  • Lip care
  • Shaving / hair removal
  • Styling
  • Sun protection
  • Tanning

Consumer benefit

  • Ageing

Certifications and standards

  • RSPO
  • ISO 16128 - derived natural

Ingredient origin

  • Plant derived
  • Petrochemical derived

Composition information

  • Preservative free
  • EDTA free
  • BHT / BHA free
  • Sustainable palm (RSPO MBAL)

% Natural origin content – ISO 16128

  • 65


  • Inherently biodegradable


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