BTMS-50 (Incroquat Behenyl TMS-50) is a behentrimonium methosulfate (active ingredient) with a 50% active level. It can be used in hair care as an emulsifier, conditioner, and frizz reducer. It provides excellent deposition on both hair and skin. It is often used in shampoos, conditioners, wash-off systems, creams and lotions. BTMS-50 is an excellent emulsifier for use in skin care products.
Please note: This product has a very distinct odor,
If you use below 10% you will not notice in your finished products.
This BTMS 50 product is a pelletized 50% active Behenyl(derived from the rape seed oil) quaternary ammonium conditioning agent, 40% Cetyl alcohol and 10% 1, 3-Butylene glycol. BTMS 50 is an exceptionally effective cationic self-emulsifying wax. It is used as strong conditioning agent, antistatic agent and softening agent. It has good compatibility with other cationic and nonionic surfactants. It reacts with anionic surfactants by forming electro-neutral salts.
It offers excellent detangling, wet combing, and a soft, powdery skin feel. This product is exceptionally mild, non-irritating, and is safe for leave-on skin care. This product is recommended for leave-on and rinse-off conditioners, detanglers, hair relaxers, straighteners, hair dyes, creams and lotions, silicone emulsions, and shaving products.
Chemical Formula Behentrimonium Methosulfate
Physical State Pellets
Color White to Off-White
Odour Fishy Odour
Molecular Weight 476
Density 0.87 at 70 degree C (water=1)
Melting Point 65~79 degree C
Solubility in water Insoluble in water
Vapor pressure >1 (Air=1)
Acidity pH 5 – 7 (2% in DI H2O)
Flash Point >93 degree C