water-in-oil emulsion


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water-in-oil emulsion

one in which water or aqueous solution is the dispersed phase and oil or oleaginous substance is the continuous phase.
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Both techniques were helpful to observe the stability of Water-in-Oil emulsions.
Johnson, "The Formation of Water-in-Oil Emulsions Subsequent to an Oil Spill," Journal of the Institute of Petroleum 59, 164-172 (1973).
It is understood that there is a good correlation between the freeze stability of water-in-oil emulsions and the pour point of the oils.
Among the topics are interaction forces in emulsion films stabilized with hydrophobically modified inulin and their correlation with emulsion stability, the effect of an external force field on the self-ordering of three-phase cellular fluids in two dimensions; recent developments in producing monodisperse emulsions using straight-through microchannel array devices, isotropic and anisotropic nanoparticles prepared by inverse microemulsion, routes towards the synthesis of waterborne acrylic/clay nanocomposites, and preparation characteristics of giant vesicles with controlled size and high entrapment efficiency using monodisperse water-in-oil emulsions.
This ingredient can be formulated into oil-in-water emulsions, water-in-oil emulsions, dispersions, and other formulating systems.