*Use with Leucidal Liquid or Leucidal SF
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AMTICide Coconut is on the Whole Foods Acceptable Premium Preservative List Click Here to View Antimicrobial Formulating Guidelines
Properties: Intended to be coupled with one of our
broad-spectrum antimicrobials, such as Leucidal Liquid, or perhaps any preservative
package that is lacking in protection, against yeast and mold.
AMTicide® Coconut is developed by fermenting Cocos nucifera (Coconut) fruit with Lactobacillus to deliver a non-irritating and effective multifunctional product. This
product can provide
moisturizing and conditioning benefits in hair and skin care
applications. Additionally, it is effective at preventing the growth of fungus,
specifically yeast and mold, thus providing added protection to any formulation.
by the ever-changing regulations and the increasing safety concerns, among
consumers, we must steer away from synthetics and focus on natural solutions.
developed by fermenting
Cocos nucifera (Coconut)
Lactobacillus to deliver a non-irritating, effective and multifunctional
product. This highly marketable product can
moisturizing and conditioning benefits in hair and skin care applications. In
addition, it is effective at preventing the growth of fungus, specifically
yeast and mold, thus providing
perfect addition to any formulation.
we know, the use of parabens and formaldehyde donor materials are coming to a
screeching halt, as controversy continues to surround them. When companies
began phasing out parabens and formaldehyde donor materials, they replaced them
with ingredients that dissociate into formaldehyde when put in an aqueous
solution, such as DMDM Hydantoin. This option is not only cost effective but also
protected formulas against bacteria, yeast and mold, which made the life of
formulators seemingly effortless. However, as consumers continue to focus on
natural solutions, these products are no longer an acceptable option.
leads the quest for natural antimicrobial products that can suit the needs of
formulators and ultimately consumers. The challenge is not only finding one
product that will protect against a wide range of microorganisms but also
finding another product to supplement it, for protection that will not fail. How
do we achieve the protection we need in a formulation without adding any
Micro Technologies has prided itself in developing and supplying effective,
natural products that provide skin and hair conditioning benefits,
with providing natural antimicrobial activity. As our original Leucidal Liquid
product line continues to flourish, we still had the need for an antifungal
product to round out our portfolio. This need left us with a long road of trial
and error, in efforts to develop a marketable, yet effective antifungal
AMTicide® Coconut was
developed to be used in conjunction with one of our broad-spectrum
antimicrobials, however it can be used alongside any preservative package for
extra protection against yeast and mold.
was developed to be coupled with one of our
broad-spectrum antimicrobials, such as Leucidal® Liquid, or perhaps any
preservative package that is lacking protection, against yeast and mold. This
added boost of antifungal activity is the natural additive that will protect
your product and consumers. Say goodbye to using potassium sorbate or sodium
benzoate for added protection. Replace them with an eco-friendly, marketable
and consumer acceptable antifungal product for the protection, and brand
differentiation your product craves.
with all biological materials, some attention must paid to the conditions under
used. Based on bench-scale evaluations, as well as actual product applications,
AMTicide® Coconut has
found to be effective over a wide range of typical cosmetic and personal care
The product has been found to be heat stable up to 70°C and active under both
acidic (pH 3) and
conditions (pH 8).
We always recommend that every formula undergo stability and microbial testing to ensure adequate preservation
Lactobacillus & Cocos Nucifera
(Coconut) Fruit Extract
Slightly Hazy Liquid
Skin & Scalp Conditioning, Antifungal
Storage: Protected from direct
light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
Shelf life: 12 months, properly stored, in sealed container.
should be added to a formulation at the recommended usage rate
Click here for Formulating Guidelines