Octanohydroxamic acid CAS#7377-03-9
Esonal ®BS is a green preservative with multiple efficacy: antimicrobial, solubilization and chelate ability.
INCI Octanohydroxamic acid
Properties and application
Esonal ®BS has multiple sterilization mechanisms
Esonal®BS is not water soluble, but it can be used as a solubilizer when mixed with other preservatives. So a number of green preservatives is based on Esonal®BS.
Esonal®BS can inhibit tyrosinase activity because of its complexation ability