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Tapioca Starch (and) Polymethylsilsesquioxane

CAS Number

9005-25-8 & 68554-70-1


Africa;Asia Pacific;Europe;Latin America;North America


DRY-FLO TS starch is a non-GMO, aluminum-free, modified tapioca starch. The modification with polymethylsilsesquioxane lends a velvety and soft after-feel to the skin. DRY-FLO TS starch is a cost effective ingredient that improves aesthetics in a variety of cosmetic products. DRY-FLO TS starch can be used as a talc replacement and helps to mitigate greasiness in even the most oily formulations.


Antiperspirants / Deodorants; Color Cosmetic; Conditioner; Powder; Skin Cream And Lotion; Treatment; Wipe


Aesthetic Modifier


Tariff Code  35051090 
Australia  Yes 
Canada  DSL 
China  Yes 
CIR Review Status  Not Reviewed 
Europe  Polymers of EINECS listed monomers 
Japan  Yes 
Korea  Yes, ECL Number: KE-31229 
New Zealand  No 
USA (TSCA)  Yes 

Packaging and Storage

Shelf Life  36 months 
Standard Packaging Size  100 lbs / 45 kgs 
Type of Container  Fiber Drum 
Packaging Disclaimer  Please contact your local sales office or distributor to confirm available packaging size. 



Type Name / Description Date Category
Male Essentials - A 6-step Approach to DAILY MAN-tenance 5/13/2014  Hair Care; Hair Styling; Skin Care 
Across the globe, more and more male consumers want a complete grooming routine, but they don’t want to spend a lot of time getting it done. Speaking to the needs of today’s man means providing personal care options that are multi-functional, high performance and convenient.
Dry Shampoo – Formulating for Added Benefits and Consumer Appeal 4/9/2014  Hair Care 
In this webinar we illustrate examples of dry shampoo formulations, from simple refreshing systems, to products that texturize, style and volumize. When you finish, you’ll understand the tips and tricks behind the ingredients, the art and the science of dry shampoo.
Enhancing Sustainability 3/18/2014  Hair Care; Hair Styling; Skin Care; Sun Care 
In this presentation we illustrate examples of more environmentally responsible solutions within Personal Care ingredients. Understand the process for development and the assessment of environmental impact that guides our efforts as we create more sustainable solutions for Personal Care.
New starch ingredient for elegant products 1/15/2014  Skin Care; Sun Care 
Explore the advantages of a biodegradable new starch with pleasant aesthetics that is designed to be used in a wide variety of formulations.
New Naturals for Skin Care 4/30/2013  Skin Care 
Meeting next generation formulation needs with DRY-FLO TS starch and NAVIANCE TAPIOCA LM and NAVIANCE TAPIOCA P LM certified organic biopolymers
For Improved Aesthetics.....Discover DRY-FLO® TS Starch 2/14/2012  Hair Care; Hair Styling; Skin Care; Sun Care 
Discover DRY-FLO TS starch and explore the possibilities that are contained in this unique and sustainable starch. Learn more about the benefits of our new DRY-FLO TS starch as we detail its unique chemistry, end-use applications, and performance characteristics.