BioPure nC4-OL is a renewable n-butanol. It is produced through fermentation of agriculturally derived sugars C5 and C6 by Green Biologics proprietary Clostridium microbial biocatalysts. It can be used in various cosmetic and skincare products
as an additive.
What Is BioPure nC4-OL?
Molecularly identical to petro-butanol, renewable n-butanol is a four-carbon alcohol. BioPure nC4-OL is a clear, colorless, flammable and neutral liquid with a characteristic banana-like odor.
Uses & Applications of BioPure nC4-OL
BioPure nC4-OL is a diverse product. In industrial applications, it is used as an:
- Alcohol plasticizer: BioPure nC4-OL increases a material's resistance to deformation.
- Solvent: BioPure nC4-OL can dissolve other substances.
- Additive: BioPure nC4-OL is an additive for formulated consumer products.
BioPure nC4-OL can be used for products such as:
- Skin care (moisturizer)
- Shaving cream
- Hair care
- Nail care
- Cosmetics (eye makeup, lipstick and foundation)
Benefits of BioPure nC4-OL
BioPure nC4-OL is beneficial because it:
- Is 100% bio-based
- Is produced by bacteria, not by processing petroleum distillates
- Has none of the common contaminants of traditional routes (isobutanol and aldehydes)
- Has low water content
Because of these traits, BioPure nC4-OL is of a higher quality than similar products.
Packaging & Shelf Life of BioPure nC4-OL
Following the packaging directions will help you ensure that your supply of BioPure nC4-OL lasts a long time and that you and others who handle the product stay safe. The ideal storage conditions for BioPure
nC4-OL include a dry, cool and fireproof place that is out of direct sunlight and has no incompatible materials. It should also be well-ventilated and avoid temperature extremes. Store it in a container that is tightly closed at all times.
When you're working with this product, avoid getting BioPure nC4-OL on your clothing or skin or in your eyes, and do not breathe it in. Keep BioPure nC4-OL away from ignition sources, like heat, hot surfaces, sparks and open flames. Try to avoid
static electric charges, and exercise caution even when the container is empty.
How to Dispose of BioPure nC4-OL
If you spill your BioPure nC4-OL supply, contain it and clean it up immediately using dikes, absorbents or similar inert materials. Wear the appropriate protective equipment, like protective clothing, goggles, gloves
and a respiratory mask. Be sure to avoid combustible material, like cellulosic material and sawdust. Do not use any tools that will create a spark. Place the disposal materials in a proper waste container.
Dispose of BioPure nC4-OL and its container in accordance with your local, regional, national and international regulations.
Why Choose 18c by Acme-Hardesty as Your BioPure nC4-OL Supplier?
Trust 18c, a division of Acme-Hardesty, to be your BioPure nC4-OL supplier. We offer only the best raw materials for your products, and we're committed to providing sustainable and bio-based
solutions for the personal care industry. Including small boutiques, niche manufacturers and everything in between, 18c by Acme-Hardesty has something for everyone.
Buy BioPure nC4-OL online today in our secure store. BioPure nC4-OL is available in both drum and pail sizes. If you have any questions about our pricing or products, reach out to us by filling out the contact form on our website.