SustOleo™ MCT


Non-Palm Medium Chain Triglyceride

SustOleo™ MCT is a non-palm, 100% natural medium chain triglyceride (MCT) sustainably derived from castor oil and coconut oil. It is a non-greasy, clear and odorless natural emollient with an elegant after feel and medium spreading profile.

  • Solvent properties for UV filters
  • Pigment dispersing emollient
  • Replace mineral oils and liquid silicones
  • Fast spreading
  • Moderate-to-low gloss
  • See image gallery for sensory profile

Suitable for all applications

Standards & Certifications

100% Natural
100% USDA certified biobased content
Natural Origin Index: 1.0
Readily Biodegradable
COSMOS Approved
NATRUE Approved
NSF/ANSI 305 Approved
Clean Beauty Preferred
Non-palm Derived
China IECIC Listed
Halal Certified
Vegan & Cruelty-free
Kosher Compliant
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Additional Information

How to Use

Recommended Use Level: up to 100%

Use Instruction: Add to oil phase, can be used in hot or cold process

Primary Feedstocks

  • Coconut
  • Castor

For more information about the origin and processing of this ingredient, please request a Technical & Regulatory Dossier.

The Science Behind

SustOleo™ MCT is a medium chain triglyceride, with a unique sensory profile compared to caprylic/capric triglyceride (CCT) due to to its carbon chain length distribution.

Prototypes Created With This Product

Sensory by SustOleo™ Demo Set

Compare the unique textures of 3 different sensory enhancers in a basic lotion formulation: SustOleo™ MCT, SustOleo™ TSB, and SustOleo™ TL.

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