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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman GEM™ Retinyl Linoleate


Chemical Synonym
  • Retinyl Linoleate, Retinol Linoleate
Applications
  • Personal care ingredients
  • Skin care ingredients
Key Attributes
  • High purity anti-aging active
  • Liquid form without added solvents, oils or diluents
  • No added ingredients and no preservatives
  • Prepared using GEM™ technology, which significantly reduces energy, CO2 emissions, waste, and water usage

Product Description
Eastman GEM™ retinyl linoleate is a high quality anti-aging active with the added benefit of sustainable manufacturing, guided by the U.S. EPA’s Twelve Principles of Green Chemistry. The material has a low E factor (kg waste/kg product) of 6.0.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
General
FormLiquid
AppearanceClear yellow-orange oil
ColorLight gold
Gardner Color< 12
Retinyl linoleate> 80 %
Linoleic acid< 2 %
Retinyl acetate< 2 %
Retinol< 2 %
Water< 0.5 %
Bio-based Content48 %
Vegetable oil as carrierNone
OdorLow




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