Capryl / Caprylyl Glucoside Natural Surfactant


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  • Also has the excellent benefit of acting as an emulsifier to allow essential oils and water to mix.
  • 100% plant-derived.
  • Compatible with other surfactants.
  • Plant-derived, biodegradable and eco-friendly! (ECOCERT Certified)
  • Gives a nice balance of flash foam and denser foam.

Earn up to 65 Points Points.


Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside is a natural, mild, solubilizing non-ionic surfactant that ideal for all foaming and cleansing products. It is obtained from renewable raw materials (Fatty alcohols and glucose from vegetable origin) Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside is a glucose alkyl ether containing 60% active matter that is ECOCERT Compliant and preservative free. Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside is commonly found in formulations because it provides excellent, gentle cleaning surfactant properties. Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside is also a highly effective solubilizing agent for essential oils and fragrances. Most Formulators use Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside in their formulations rather than sodium lauryl sufate (SLS)


Vegetable-derived surfactant

Excellent solubilizing power and detergency properties

Compatible with anionic, nonionic, cationic, or amphoteric surfactants

Ethoxylate-free fragrance and oil solubilizer

Excellent secondary surfactant to improve clarity and stability of formulations

Excellent as a secondary surfactant to make sulfate-containing formulation gentler

Ideal for sensitive skin cleansers

Highly effective wetting agent, a perfect choice for natural household cleaning products


Appearance Viscous fluid

Odor Mild

pH (10% aq. solution) 11 – 12.5

Total Solids, % 48 – 52


Facial wash/body wash/shower gel

Sulfate-free shampoo

Baby wash/baby shampoo

“Green” hard-surface cleaners


Can be used over a broad pH range

Recommended use level is 15-40% as a primary surfactant and 3-15% as a secondary surfactant in personal care  formulations.

Use as a secondary surfactant to reduce irritation potential of formulations.

Premix with oils and fragrances to solubilize into formulations.

High Solubility in concentrated alkaline and electrolyte solutions

Used as a bio-degradable wetting agent in hard surface cleaners at 0.5-6%, it is non-streaking and non-corrosive to  synthetic surfaces.


Store in a clean, dry area. Store the material below 30°C in original sealed containers. Kept at suggested storage  conditions, the product can be stored for at least one year.

Additional information


8 oz, 16 oz / 1 LB, 32 oz / 2 LB, 1 Gallon

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Capryl / Caprylyl Glucoside Natural Surfactant


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