Pengembangan Teknologi Tepat Guna (TTG) Rumput Laut Tropika Sebagai Bahan Baku Kosmetik (Development To Apptopriate Technology Tropical Seawedds As Raw Materials Cosmetics

Taufik Hidayat, Nurjanah, Effionora Anwar, Mala Nurilmala

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Seaweed is currently a prime commodity that is becoming an important economic value for the Indonesian nation. Nawa Cita President Jokowi that stressed the importance of the competitiveness of products made of seaweed become a major commodity to be used as a competitive product that has value and can be developed by businesses secondary industry down or often called SMEs. One of these cosmetic products. the present study aims to determine the appropriate technology prototype design and formulation of cosmetic products (sunscreen). Proximate analysis used AOAC method and antioxidant activity with DPPH method. Experintal design as the standard testing tools, and product formulations with the method of trial and error. This study has shown that seaweed is suitable for use in the manufacture of sunscreen is a red seaweed and brown seaweeds. Result the antioxidant activity of red seaweed porridge and brown each of IC 50119,85 ppm and IC 50 129,56 ppm sunscreen generated free of microbes in accordance with ISO standards.
Original languageIndonesian
Pages (from-to)37-42
JournalCR (Creative Research) Journal for west jawa Development
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2017


  • cosmetic,seaweeds, technology, UMKM, antioxidant

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