SGP Surface Treated Pigments (Range)


Lipophilic pigments


Easily dispersible in water

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  • Sensient

A new range of easily dispersible, high purity iron oxides and titanium dioxide with a natural, hydrophilic Sodium GlyceroPhosphate surface treatment. Unipure LC SGP pigments are milling-free, patented technology, with easy shade adjustment and good stability.

They have excellent affinity for water so are easy to disperse in water gels and O/W emulsions, the pigments can be premixed with water before emulsification. The SGP coating can also increase moisturizing properties of the formulation. There pigments are:

  • Unipure Yellow LC 182 SGP - INCI: CI 77492 & Sodium Glycerophosphate
  • Unipure Red LC 381 SGP - INCI: CI 77491 & Sodium Glycerophosphate
  • Unipure Black LC 989 SGP - INCI: CI 77499 & Sodium Glycerophosphate
  • Unipure White LC 981 SGP - INCI: CI 77891 & Sodium Glycerophosphate