Foralyn 5020-F CG - Hydrogenated Rosinate

Chemical synonyms: Methyl Hydrogenated Rosinate


  • Cosmetic ingredients - lips
  • Fragrance ingredients
  • Skin care ingredients

Key attributes

  • Contributes to adhesion
  • Derived from a natural, renewable source
  • Excellent plasticizer
  • Fragrance fixative
  • Good oxidative stability
  • High gloss (high refractive index)
  • Low color
  • Low odor
  • Wide solubility and compatibility range

Product description

Foralyn™ 5020-F CG hydrogenated rosinate, a cosmetic grade resin, is the methyl ester of hydrogenated gum rosin. This liquid resin has good oxidative stability and is given a special steam-sparging treatment to ensure minimum odor. With its low odor and low vapor pressure, Foralyn 5020-F CG is particularly useful as a fragrance fixative. It has excellent solubility and compatibility with non-polar and many polar ingredients in cosmetic applications, contributing both adhesion and gloss.

Product availability

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  • Europe, Middle East & Africa

  • North America

Authorized distributors

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