Lanolin Alcohols are the unsaponifiable fraction of anhydrous lanolin. Lanolin alcohols are complex mixtures of cholesterol, lanosterol, agnosterol and their di-hydro derivatives, plus straight chain and branched chain aliphatic alcohols with a mean molecular weight of approximately 370.
All of the Lanolin Alcohols are powerful W/O emulsifiers.
Cosmetic and pharmaceutical grades are available.
|Lanolin Alcohol D-AG||Distilled cosmetic grade lanolin alcohol|
|Lanolin Alcohol AG||Bleached lanolin alcohol|
|Lanolin Alcohol DB2G EP||Lanolin alcohol to European Pharmacopoeia specification|