Potassium sorbate is a synthetic preservative used in skincare, cosmetics, and personal care products. It is the potassium salt of sorbic acid. This ingredient kills microorganisms and prevents the growth of bacteria, fungi, and mold. Use in Body Wash, Eye Cream, Hair Care, Hand Cream, Shampoo, Shower Gels and Skin Care.

This is not a complete broad spectrum preservative system.

CAS#: 24634-61-5
Vegan: Yes
pH Range: Most effective up to 5
Solubility: Water
Usage: 0.1-0.5%