KLK OLEO is a global oleochemical producer with 13 manufacturing facilities located strategically in Malaysia, Indonesia, China, and Europe. KLK OLEO is the manufacturing division of Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad (KLK), one of the largest public listed oil palm plantation company in Malaysia. We produce high quality, natural and sustainable beauty and personal care ingredients from non-GMO palm fruits. Trusted by top FMCGs worldwide, our commitment to No Deforestation, No Peat, and No Exploitation (NDPE), Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and sustainability policy ensures that our products exceed the most stringent environmental standards.
KLK OLEO’s production portfolio ranges from basic oleochemical products, such as PALMERA fatty acids and glycerine, PALMEROL fatty alcohols and PALMESTER fatty acid esters, all the way down the spectrum to specialties used in diverse end-use applications, including home & personal health care, cosmetics & toiletries. Backed by a firm belief in innovation and a strong R&D culture, the creation of new downstream businesses continues to be the cornerstone of our strategy.
Emolliency, emulsifying, rheology modifying, solvency, cleaning & natural anti-oxidant properties demonstrate the large variety of functions offered by our unique products.
Meet your sustainable goals and further improve your sustainability profile with KLK OLEO products:
PALMESTER Fatty acid Esters – Isopropyl esters, Ethylhexyl esters, Glyceryl esters, Glycol esters, Isostearate esters, Wax esters; each imparting different characteristics, performance and synergies within the formulation.
PALMOCOL Alkanolamides – Excellent surfactants in building viscosity, foam boosting and stabilizing foam in toiletries and personal care products
PALMOSALT Soap Bases – Vegetable-based soap noodles from sustainable source with strict adherence to non-GMO standard.
SYMPARE Methyl Ester Sulphonates – Sulphate-free anionic surfactant naturally made from plant source and meets the EPA’s Safer Choice Standard.
DAVOSLIFE E3 Tocotrienols – Bioactive sourced from plant oil for your outer beauty. Powerful antioxidants to daily stressors such as pollution, blue light exposure and UV radiation.
TENSOPOL Sodium Lauryl Sulfates – Primary surfactant from natural renewable origin and exhibits excellent cleansing, foaming and is environmental friendly.
TENSAGEX Sodium Laureth Sulfates – Primary surfactant in rinse-off products. It exhibits excellent detergency and has ideal emulsification property and foamability.
PALMESTER 9200 – Pentaerythrityl Tetraisostearate offers rich emollience and ideal for long lasting protective formulations without the greasy skin after-feel. Excellent emollient with high gloss level for use in color cosmetics.
PALMESTER 5305 – Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate imparts excellent skin lubricity and provides good sunscreen solvency and pigment dispersing properties in color cosmetics.