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  • Where do you buy small amounts of Lauryl Laurate in the USA?

    Posted by Graillotion on September 29, 2022 at 11:04 pm

    I use a moderate amount of this product but would still like to buy it a Kilo or so at a time.  Seems like all the usual suspects are higher than a product like this should be….around $21 per pound.  

    Anyone got a supplier up their sleave that will sell 1-2 Kg….at a good price?

    Aloha.

    Note I am aware of LotionCrafter, MC, TKB, and FSS.

    Hey Simply Ingredients….put this on your list Valerie! 

    KMRCSMiami replied 1 year, 6 months ago 3 Members · 3 Replies
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  • Annsc

    Member
    November 13, 2022 at 11:21 pm

    I bought 8 oz. from TKB. 

  • Graillotion

    Member
    November 13, 2022 at 11:40 pm

    Annsc said:

    I bought 8 oz. from TKB. 

    thank you….I also bought some from TKB….and did not care for it nearly as much as the stuff from FSS.  It had A MUCH LOWER MELT POINT.  For the haptics I am trying to achieve, the higher melt point works much better.

    Had them both on the table (long term) and the TKB is often 50% solid, and 50% liquid.  The FFS LL is always a dry solid…sitting side by side.

    The stuff from LC….seems to be somewhere between those two.

  • KMRCSMiami

    Member
    November 14, 2022 at 4:37 pm

    If you’re aware of the re-packagers, try UL Prospector and see if the larger manufacturers will send you  a sample where you only pay for shipping. It may be similar in cost. 

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