Dimethicone B.P is a linear Polydimethylsiloxanes polymer containing repeating –(CH3)2-SiO- units,stabilized with trimethyl siloxane end blocking units. Dimethicones are used in Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic applications. As a Dimethicones in pharmaceutical and cosmetic applications can provide long lasting lubricant, smooth feel and spreads easily.
Resistant to ageing by atmospheric agents (oxygen, ozone,water, light).
Low surface tension.
Appearance: Clear, colourless liquid of various viscosities
% Volatile Content @ 150°C /2 Hrs: < 0.3 %
Acidity : < 0.15 ml of 0.01 N NaOH
Heavy Metals: < 5 ppm
Flash point (open cup), °C : 280 to 300
Produced in Registered Drug facilities according to criteria set by FDA.