This glycerine is certified USDA Organic. 18c by Acme-Hardesty offers a convenient, reliable way to buy organic glycerine online for your applications. Our naturally derived organic glycerine is available in 5-gallon pails.
What Is Organic Glycerine?
Glycerine is one of the most versatile and safest chemicals available. It is a colorless, odorless and viscous polyol compound made from plant oils. This nontoxic, non-volatile compound has a slightly sweet taste.
The uses of organic glycerine extend to many products in the food, personal care and pharmaceutical industries. Pick up any cosmetic, OTC medicine or personal care product, and you will likely find glycerine as an ingredient.
What Is OrganicGlycerine Used For?
Today, we see organic glycerine as a huge player in skin care
. Glycerine is a humectant, a common moisturizing agent. By forming hydrogen bonds with water molecules in the epidermis, the lower layers of the skin, moisture moves up to hydrate cells on the top layer. Glycerine exhibits the same moisturizing properties as aloe vera, which reduces the skin's flaky or inflamed appearance. It may also be manufactured in ear drops and eye moisturizers.
Its syrupy consistency and ability to hold several times its weight in water make glycerine a common topical ingredient in hydrating and hygienic products such as:
- Hand soaps.
- Shaving creams.
- Skin cleansers for acne.
- Facial creams and masks.
- Skin moisturizers.
- Hair conditioners and anti-frizz products.
- Lip balms.
Beyond hydrating and hygienic products, the average consumer also ingests products with glycerine in the form of cough syrups and lozenges. This substance can also help retain moisture in processed food or serve as an artificial sweetener.
Glycerine is also used in numerous industrial applications including, lube and grease production, textile processing and polyurethane manufacture.
Our Organic Glycerine Available for Sale
18c supplies organic glycerine that is 99.7% glycerin and 0.3% water. Our USP-grade organic glycerine exceeds quality standards set by the United States Pharmacopeia for acceptable food and cosmetic use.
The glycerine in 18c, Acme-Hardesty's online store, is vegetable-based, sourced from flaxseed oil or rapeseed oil and suitable for all of your organic formulations.
If you are purchasing organic glycerine through our online store, be sure to wear protective clothing and hand and eye protection when handling the product.
Organic Glycerine Benefits
With many uses for glycerine in consumer products, what makes its organic forms desirable to today's consumers? As a manufacturer, your customers may be seeking products made from naturally sourced ingredients for their health and skin care.
Organic glycerine is also a biodegradable compound. Organic humectants like our glycerine outperform synthetic humectants as a moisturizer while retaining beneficial plant nutrients.
Since glycerine is commonly used in hair and skin care products, our certified organic ingredient can be added to your boutique or store's unique offerings. Your customers will love the soothing, healing properties it adds in soaps and lotions, and you'll appreciate the savings from buying our vegetable glycerine in bulk.
Where to Buy Organic Glycerine Online
18c by Acme-Hardesty is committed to providing affordable products in the right quantities for your business. Our glycerine pails offer the ideal volume for trying the chemical in a new formulation or recipe or creating your next batch. With our fast delivery times, you can rely on us to support your craft with quality, bio-based products.
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