Fatty Alcohol Alkoxylate

INCI Name
Fatty Alcohol Alkoxylate
Ingredient origins
Role
Surfactant
Common name
Fatty Alcohol
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.
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Ingredient details
Fatty alcohols (or long-chain alcohols) are usually high-molecular-weight, straight-chain primary alcohols, derived from natural fats and oils. They are colourless oily liquids or waxy solids (depending on the carbon numbers), although impure samples may appear yellow. More at Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fatty_alcohol