NO LONGER ATTENDING MARKETS

We've made the decision to no longer have a stall at local markets. Read More.
You can always place your order online and support a local small business.

DELIVERY DELAYS

Australia Post advises there are delivery delays both within Australia and for most countries outside of Australia: Check current status.
Please allow for longer than normal delivery times, especially on international orders.

Sodium Benzoate

Sodium Benzoate, the salt of Benzoic Acid, is found naturally in cranberries, prunes, plums, cinnamon, ripe cloves, and apples. It is used as a preservative in cosmetics and personal care product formulas, as a fragrance ingredient, masking ingredient, anti-corrosive agent, but most frequently, as a preservative.

Sodium Benzoate, a relatively new product, meets the growing demand for alternative self-preserving cosmetic preservatives. With growing concerns over traditional preservatives such as parabens, it provides a single solution to companies seeking alternatives to traditional preservatives.

Gluconolactone (also see separate ingredient description) combined with sodium benzoate has global regulatory acceptance – it’s broad-spectrum activity and multi-functionality mean it can be utilized in a wide variety of applications.

Gluconolactone is a natural preservative that is a combination of a naturally occurring food additive, glucono delta lactone, derived from corn and a food grade preservative, sodium benzoate, the sodium salt of benzoic acid, along with a trace amount of calcium gluconate as a processing agent. Gluconolactone is highly moisturising, non-irritating and is also a natural anti-oxidant.

Gluconolactone (and) sodium benzoate is accepted by ECOCERT as a preservative in certified organic cosmetics.

Showing the single result

Want $5 off?

Subscribe to our newsletter and get your $5 gift card now.

Arianrhod Aromatics