Emollients & Refatting Agents

ABITEC Corporation is a global supplier of emollients and refatting agents for the personal care and cosmetics industries. We specialize in ester chemistry; emulating products found in nature, and offer a range of ingredients to meet your needs.  Our ingredients are vegetable-based, many are also biodegradable, and food grade materials derived from renewable resources. 

Available Products

CAPTEX® Esters

These esters offer a diverse range of skin feels, emolliency and occlusion to your final lotion, cream or cosmetic formulations. These natural emollients are Kosher, cGMP, food grade, and vegetable-based.

Product Name Chemical Name CAS Number INCI Name
Captex 100 Propylene Glycol Dicaprate 53824-77-4 Propylene Glycol Dicaprate
Captex 170 Caprylic/Capric Acid Ester of Saturated Fatty Alcohol C12-C18 95912-86-0 Coco-caprylate/
Captex GTO Triolein 122-32-7 Glyceryl Trioleate
Captex NPGC Decanoic acid, mixed esters with neopentyl glycol and octanoic acid   Neopentyl glycol dicaprylate/dicaprate*


*Proposed INCI name

CAPMUL® Mono- and diglycerides

These are used primarily as emulsifiers or secondary surfactants but can add additional performance benefits such as emolliency and may have anti-microbial properties. They are used to produce stable emulsions to modify viscosity, and act as carriers and vehicles in selected applications.

Product Name Chemical Name CAS Number INCI Name HLB
Capmul PG-8 Propylene Glycol Monocaprylate 31565-12-5   5
Capmul GMO-50 Glyceryl Monooleate 25496-72-4 Glyceryl Oleate* 7-10


*Proposed INCI name

CAPROL® Polyglycerol Esters

These PGEs offer a broad HLB range enabling them to easily substitute for ethoxylated nonionics and other synthetically derived emulsifiers in lotions and creams.

Product Name Chemical Name CAS Number INCI Name HLB
Caprol PGE 860 Decaglycerol Mono- & Dioleate 9007-48-1 Polyglyceryl-10 Mono/Dioleate 11


CAPTEX®, CAPMUL® and CAPROL® are registered trademarks of ABITEC Corporation. All information and statements given in this brochure are believed to be accurate at the time of publication. However, neither ABITEC Corporation nor any of their affiliates make any representations or warranty with respect thereto, including, but not limited to, any results obtained in the processing of the products by customers or any third party. All information and statements are intended for persons having the required skill and know-how and do not relieve the customer or user from verifying the suitability of information and statements given for a specific purpose prior to use of the products. It is entirely the obligation of the customer or user to comply with applicable laws and regulations, and also with all patent or other intellectual property rights of third parties. ABITEC CORPORATION EXPRESSELY DISCLAIMS ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE ACCURACY, CURRENCY, COMPLETENESS AND/OR THE MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS OF A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS BROCHURE AND/OR PRODUCT DESCRIBED OR PROMOTED IN THIS BROCHURE, INCLUDING WARRATNTIES WITH RESPECT TO INFRINGEMENT OF ANY PATENT, COPYRIGHT, OR OTHER RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY. We reserve the right to change product specification and it specified properties of the products without prior notice.