Cellulose Gum

INCI Name
Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose
Ingredient origins
Brine, Wood Pulp
Role
Anti-Redeposition Agent
Common name
Cellulose Gum
EWG score
What is EWG score?
The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.
Approved
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Ingredient details
Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose is the sodium salt of cellulose gum, a cellulose derivative which is a structural component of the cell wall of many green plants.