Propyl Paraben Sodium


  • Propyl Paraben Sodium is a sodium salt of propyl paraben, a synthetic preservative. It’s commonly used in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and personal care industries. It usually appears as a white, odourless powder and is a member of the paraben family, known for its antimicrobial properties that extend the shelf life of products.


  • Pharmaceuticals: Helps maintain the stability and safety of medications by preventing microbial contamination.
  • Cosmetics: Extends the shelf life of creams, lotions, shampoos, and other personal care products by inhibiting the growth of spoilage organisms.
  • Personal Care: Used in a range of products such as deodorants, toothpaste, and gels to preserve product integrity.

Its effectiveness in preventing microbial growth, combined with regulatory approvals, makes Propyl Paraben Sodium USP/BP a common choice to ensure the longevity and safety of many consumer products.