Skip to main content
Press Enter
BASF offers the world's largest portfolio of chemical raw materials for the pharmaceutical industry, ensuring the needs of our partners are always met. Every step of biopharmaceutical manufacturing requires high-quality raw materials delivered through a transparent, sustainable supply chain. BASF Biopharma Ingredients is committed to meeting your requirements for every ingredient we supply to the biologics industry. At BASF, we create excipients that are safe, effective, and convenient for your customers. Whether you’re developing orally disintegrating formulations that require taste-masking or modified release tablets, BASF has ingredients to deliver the precision you need, every time. At BASF, we offer a comprehensive range of cutting-edge solubilization polymers, and have an unparalleled understanding of the corresponding process technologies. BASF offers an unparalleled portfolio of excipients for topical formulations, enabling you with the tools to overcome formulation challenges. With products based on over 150 years of industry experience, BASF is committed to maintaining the highest level of quality across the product spectrum.
View in MyProductWorld
MyProductWorld Your Product Assistant
Illustration of MyProductWorld Representative
View documentation
RegXcellence® Your Virtual Quality & Regulatory Assistant
Illustration of RegXcellence Representative
Try it in a Formulation
ZoomLab™ Your Virtual Formulation Assistant

Save time and money. Instantly predict your next formulation now!

Kolliwax® GMS II is a white to slightly yellowish, hydrophilic wax, which is supplied as powder. On account of its consistency giving characteristics it is mainly used for the viscosity adjustment in pharmaceutical O/W emulsions.


  • Co-emulsifier and low HLB surfactant
  • Innovative solutions for better, more stable formulations
  • Structure building consistency for semi solids
  • Can mitigate stickiness or greasiness


Additives, Viscosity modifiers

Technical Overview

Compendial Name

Glycerol monostearate 40-55 (type II) (Ph.Eur.), Mono- and Di-glycerides (USP/NF)

Region of Manufacture


Package Size

  • 0,5KG Plastic bottle
  • 25KG Plastic film bags

See all technical details about Kolliwax® GMS II

MyProductWorld is your resource for technical details about BASF products