INCI: Sodium Stearoyl LactylateProduct Category: Emulsifier
Akoline SL is an ionic emulsifier, primarily for oil-in-water emulsions. The main fatty acids in Akoline SL™ are C16 and C18. This product is a sodium stearoyl lactylate that is made from refined vegetable fatty acids. It is sprayed into small beads.
It has a calculated HLB value of 17, an Ester Value of 150 – 190, an Acid Value of 60 – 80 mgKOH/g, an Iodine Value of maximum 2 and a Lactic Acid Content of 32. It also has a calculated Sodium Content of 3.5 – 5.0
Akoline SL should be stored cool and dry. Storage in refrigerator at 10°C is preferred. When stored in unopened original container according to the recommended storage conditions, the recommended maximum storage time is two years from the production date.
Applications for Akoline SL
- Primarily for oil-in-water emulsions
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Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate