GARDIQUAT® COS – Oleamidopropyl Oxide

Oleamidopropyl Oxide: GARDIQUAT® COS is a 30% active amidopropyl amine oxide derived from Australian grown, non-GMO canola oil. Product has unique viscosity building preperties. Stable with hydrogen peroxide. Not recommended in hypochlorite bleach formula.

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Description of Oleamidopropyl Oxide

Oleamidopropylamine Oxide, also known as GARDIQUAT® COS, is a highly effective amidopropyl amine oxide derived from Australian-grown, non-GMO canola oil. It is a 30% active ingredient that offers unique viscosity-building properties, making it an ideal choice for a wide range of applications.

This product is highly stable with hydrogen peroxide, ensuring that it remains effective in formulations that include this ingredient. However, it is not recommended for use in hypochlorite bleach formulas.

Oleamidopropylamine Oxide is an eco-friendly choice for formulating personal care products, as it is derived from a renewable resource. It provides a rich, creamy lather that improves the texture and feel of the product, delivering a luxurious and enjoyable cleansing experience.

Overall, Oleamidopropylamine Oxide is an excellent choice for formulating high-quality personal care products. Its unique viscosity-building properties, combined with its stability and eco-friendly properties, make it an effective and reliable ingredient that provides a superior cleansing experience.

Chemical Name
Oleamidopropylamine Oxide
Pale Yellow
Viscous Liquid
Chemical Type
Amine Oxides
INCI or Common Name
Oleamidopropylamine Oxide
CAS Number
EC List Number
AICIS Status
Listed introduction
Alternate Names
Plant Source
Renewable Carbon
Aerobic Biodegradability
Readily Biodegradable
Anaerobic Biodegradability
The ingredient has not been tested.
Animal Testing
Albright and WIlson (Australia) products have not been used in any Animal Tests by, on behalf of, or with the consent of Albright & Wilson (Australia) for any reason. Albright & Wilson (Australia) complies with the Australian Ban on Animal Testing of ingredients used in Cosmetics and Personal Care products.
Additional Information
Phthalates, Nanomaterials, Microplastics, GMO Derived or Animal Derived materials are not added or created as part of the manufacture of this product.This product has not been irridiated before, during or after manufacture.
200L drums, 1000L IBC
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PLEASE NOTE: Every endeavour has been made to ensure that the information contained in this publication is reliable, we shall not be liable for any inaccuracy in the information or for any loss, injury or damage whatsoever or howsoever arising which may result from its use.