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Gentle Toothpaste

No. 4048

This sulfate-free toothpaste features Suga®Nate 160NC for cleansing with exceptionally low irritation potential and neutral flavor profile. With its exceptionally low irritation potential, supported by results using in-vitro gingival and mucosal models, Suga®Nate 160NC is the ideal choice for next-generation toothpastes and other oral care products.


OrderINCI NameTrade NamePercentFunction
2SorbitolSorbitol 70%25.00Humectant
3Magnesium Aluminum SilicateVeegum® D 11.50Thickener
5Sodium CarboxymethylcelluloseAqualon™ CMC-7MF 21.00Thickener
6Calcium CarbonateCalcium Carbonate USP31 Powder 344.00Abrasive
7FlavorNat. Mint Extract 41.00Flavor
8Sodium SaccharineSodium Saccharine 50.20Sweetener
9Sodium BenzoateSodium Benzoate0.20Preservative
10Sodium Laurylglucosides HydroxypropylsulfonateSuga®Nate 160NC4.00Surfactant


  1. Combine ingredients 1 – 3 and mix until uniform.
  2. In a separate vessel, combine ingredients 4 – 5 as a premix. Add the premix to the primary vessel and mix for 30 minute or until completely hydrated.
  3. Slowly add ingredient 6 and continue mixing until well dispersed.
  4. Add ingredients 7 – 10. Continue mixing until uniform.


Appearance                          Opaque, white paste

pH (10%)                               7.5 – 8.0

Viscosity (T-F, 1.5 rpm)        > 600,000 cP


1Vanderbilt Minerals, 2Ashland, 3Vivion, 4Flavorchem, 5Jan Dekker

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.