Its ability to neutralize acid and its mild bactericidal properties makes it an ideal component of diaper rash creams.
Zinc oxide is also used in calmine lotions, mineral supplement tablets, cereals and many other pharmaceutical and cosmetic preparations.
- Dental Creams
- Cosmetics (UV block)
- Ointments (UV block and fungistat)
- Pharmaceutical (Chemical intermediate)
- Powders (Fungistat)
The ability of zinc oxide to screen out ultraviolet light, makes it the pigment of choice in sun screen lotions.
ZNO LLC Grade ZNO USP10, USP20 and USP30 recommended.