Sodium Citrate

INCI Name
Sodium Citrate
Ingredient origins
Corn, Potato, Wheat
Role
Builder
Common name
Sodium Citrate
EWG score
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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.
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Ingredient details
Sodium Citrate is the sodium salt of citric acid, which is found in many citrus fruits. Sodium citrate is often used as a 'sequestering' agent that can bind and capture other atoms.