About: Isopropyl Myristate (IPM) is an ester of isopropanol and myristic acid. IPM is a colorless liquid used in many applications including personal care and cosmetics, flavor, fragrance and pharmaceuticals. Isopropyl myristate is a vegetable based ester with a faint odor that has been manufactured to the highest standards of eco-friendly management.
Uses & Applications: IPM serves an emollient, moisturizer or thickening agent in the personal care and cosmetics industry, specifically in creams and lotions. It has proven uses as a solvent, binder and diluent in the flavor and fragrance industry. Additionally, its moisturizing and thickening properties make it suitable for topical medicinal preparations in pharmaceuticals.
Storage: Isopropyl myristate is not prone to causing irritation to the skin or eyes. The product is highly stable under normal conditions and should be stored in its original container.
Acme-Hardesty has been supplying isopropyl myristate and similar esters for more than 70 years. Sustainability has been a consistent theme with our products and for our company over those years. Acme-Hardesty has innovative solutions for functional cosmetics, among others, for the increasing segment of eco-conscious consumers.
Tetradecanoic Acid, Isopropyl Ester