Cola®Det KC-40 is a premium quality potassium cocoate soap known for its excellent flash foam, color, and low odor. Biodegradable and made from natural and renewable resources, it is preservative-free, making it ideal for natural formulations, including high-lathering soaps and cost-effective cleansers.

INCI Name: Potassium Cocoate

Labeling Claims: Biodegradable, From Renewable Resources, Naturally Derived, Preservative-free

Certifications & Compliance: IECIC (China), ISO 16128, REACH Exempt (Europe), USDA Certified

Synonyms: Potassium cocoate

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Identification & Functionality

Cosmetic Ingredients Functions

Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Application Format
Bath & Shower Applications
Hair Care Applications
Home Care Applications
Personal Hygiene Applications


Physical Form
Clear liquid
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
pH, (10% aqueous)10.0--
Solids Content (2g, for 1hr ,at 110°C)41.0%-
Color1.0Gardner BYK-

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging & Availability Information
  • Packaging: Cola®Det KC-40 shipped in poly drums (net weight 450 lb/204 kg).
  • Also Available: USDA Certified Organic Cola®Det OKC-40 is ideal for formulators seeking organic certifi cation who plan to label their products as “Made with Organic…” and be in certifi ed compliance with the National Organic Program (7CFR Part 205)

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 months
Storage & Shelf Life Information

Cola®Det KC-40 should be stored in closed containers. Shelf life is 24 months from date of manufacture.