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Corn-Derived 1,3-Propanediol
The Pure and Petroleum-Free Glycol Choice for the Cosmetic & Personal Care Industry

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products’ 1,3-propanediol is a colorless and highly pure glycol derived from a sustainable and renewable corn sugar fermentation process. Corn-derived 1,3-propanediol is the  perfect glycol solution for formulations and ingredient solvents where non-petroleum based ingredients are desired, and can replace propylene glycol and butylene glycol.  Benefits of corn-derived 1,3-propanediol include its purity, lack of irritation and sensitization, and environmentally friendly nature.