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Antibacterial Hand Wash (Betaine, DEA, Triclosan-Free)

No. 4034

This formulation features Cola®Teric CBS, Cola®Liquid DC and Cola®Lipid C in a gently foaming antibacterial hand wash that safely cleanses and moisturizes. Cola®Lipid C acts as a skin-conditioner to soften and soothe and helps boost antimicrobial performance.* Other featured ingredients include Cola®Teric CBS for mild cleansing and Cola®Liquid DC for emolliency and foam stability. Ideal for repeated use in health care and other frequent handwashing settings.

*Cola®Lipid C is not registered as an antimicrobial agent.


Order INCI Name Trade Name Percent Function
1 Water Water qs to 100.00
2 Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine Cola®Teric CBS 9.00
3 Cocamide DIPA Cola®Liquid DC 0.30
4 Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate Cola®Lipid C 1.00
5 Glycerin Glycerin 2.00
6 Propanediol Zemea® ¹ 0.50
7 PEG-150 Distearate Hallstar® PEG 6000 DS ² 2.00
8 Fragrance WS Soothing Fragrance ³ 0.25
9 Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Sorbate Euxyl® K712 ⁴ 1.00
10 Benzalkonium Chloride Stepanquat™ 50 NF ⁵ 0.20


  1. Combine ingredients 1 – 6 in order with moderate mixing.
  2. Heat to 60 – 65°C.
  3. Once at temperature, add ingredient 7 and continue mixing until completely melted and batch is uniform.
  4. Cool below 50°C and add remaining ingredients.
  5. Adjust to pH 5.0 – 5.5 with citric acid.


Appearance: Clear, Viscous Liquid
pH: 5.0 – 5.5
Viscosity: 2,000 cP


1DuPont Tate & Lyle, 2Hallstar, 3Orchidia Fragrances, 4Schülke and Mayr, 5Stepan

This formulation is intended for use as a generic starting formula and may be modified as needed. This formulation is for developmental use only. Not intended for resale.