Covascreen Zn AS D56


Optimised dispersion of nano-fine Zinc Oxide for sunscreen applications


High UVA absorption, smooth & non-greasy skin feel, easy to handle liquid

INCI name: 

Zinc Oxide [nano] (and) Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Cyclohexasiloxane (and) PEG-10 Dimethicone (and) Lauryl Polyglyceryl-3 Polydimethylsiloxyethyl (and) Dimethicone (and) Triethoxycaprylylsilane


  • Sensient

Covascreen Zn AS D56 is a dispersion of hydrophobically-treated zinc oxide that provides a number of key advantages when formulating suncare products for ultimate daily protection from sun damage.

Covascreen Zn AS D56 can also be used in a wide range of formulations for daily facial care and colour cosmetics. 

Key product features:
- Easy to handle liquid
- Transparent, no whitening effect
- Smooth application
- Light, silky, non-greasy skin feel
- Uniform dispersion
- High UVA absorption
- Attenuation of UV radiation over broad wavelength range
- Wide global acceptance

Not permitted in aerosols/sprays

Further information and formulation advice is available on request.