Sodium Benzoate

INCI Name
Sodium Benzoate
Ingredient origins
Role
Preservative
Common name
Sodium Benzoate
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.
Used with Care
We use this ingredient in moderation to ensure it meets our standards of care for your health.
Ingredient details
Sodium benzoate is a preservative commonly used in acidic foods such as salad dressings, carbonated drinks, jams and fruit juices; as well as in pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.