Potassium Sorbate

*The Potassium Salt of Sorbic Acid

Cosmetic / Ingestion Purposes:

Fragrance, Preservative, Stabilizer

Ingredient Analysis

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Potassium Sorbate

What does it do? What is it used for? Read further to learn how KOLAS Hemp uses this ingredient to compliment our CBD Hemp products.

in simple terms,

Potassium Sorbate is a common preservative found in foods, drinks and personal care products. Prolongs shelf life by stopping growth of mold, yeast, and fungi

Potassium Sorbate

How safe is 

Potassium Sorbate

Potassium Sorbate rated a 3 of 10. This ingredient is considered moderate hazard. KOLAS Hemp only uses All-Natural ingredients in the formulation of our CBD Hemp products.

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Let's dive a little deeper...

It plays a significant role in preventing your cosmetics from deteriorating and increasing the shelf life, aka a preservative. This mild preservative precludes the development of mold and yeast in water-based products, though barely effective against the bacteria. They are usually accompanied by other preservatives. 

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Potassium Sorbate