Z-Cote Water Soluble Micronized Zinc Oxide
Z-Cote Micronized Water Soluble Zinc Oxide powder is a microfine zinc oxide manufactured by BASF to give highly effective protection against long-ray UVA and UVB radiation. Z-Cotes microfine structure, with a particle size of less than 0.2 microns and water solubility, makes it a great choice for adding to your lotions, creams and mineral makeup formulations at a usage range of 2% - 25%. Some of Z-Cotes key attributes are its inorganic nature, making it hypo-allergenic and not causing of allergic reaction as well as its transparent nature, making it a great addition to your mineral makeup powders. Z-Cote will easily disperse into oil in water emulsions (such as lotions and creams) and is considered very gentle for the skin.
Please note that if you are creating your own sunscreen products for resale and are making a formal claim as to SPF protection you are required to adhere to the rules and regulations set forth by Health Canada and/or the FDA with regards to Sunscreen Regulations.
Z-Cote Micronized Zinc Oxide powder is a microfine zinc oxide manufactured by BASF to give highly effective protection against long-ray UVA and UVB radiation. Z-Cotes microfine structure, with a particle size of less than 0.2 microns and water solubility
Long-ray UVA Protection
Stability - doesn't degrade in the sun
Enables gentle formulations
Easy to preserve
FDA Category 1 Sun Screen (2 - 25%)
FDA Category 1 Skin Protectant/Diaper Rash Treatment
Synergistic with Organic Sunscreens
Hydrophilic (dispersible in water)
INCI: Zinc Oxide
California Prop Statement:
This product is not on the CA Prop 65 List of Toxic Chemicals.
The following statement is made in order to comply with the reporting requirements of the California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. This product is not known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. We are conforming to the regulation by reporting the existence, or lack thereof, of ingredients deemed reportable by the above-mentioned regulation via a Safety Data Sheet (SDS), in Section 15 "Regulatory Information." Additionally, ingredients from Natural Food Sources (NFS) are exempt from reporting in accordance with Title 27, § 25501(a).