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About MIPA-LAURETH SULFATE: MIPA-Laureth Sulfate is a monoisopropanolamine salt of sulfated ethoxylated lauryl alcohol.
Function(s): Surfactant - Cleansing Agent
Synonym(s): COMPD. WITH 1-AMINO-2-PROPANOL POLY (OXY-1,2-ETHANEDIYL) ,A -SULFO-W - (DODECYLOXY) -; MONOISOPROPANOLAMINE LAURYL ETHER SULFATE; POLY (OXY-1,2-ETHANEDIYL) ,A -SULFO-W - (DODECYLOXY) -, COMPD. WITH 1-AMINO-2-PROPANOL
|Restricted in cosmetics (recommendations or requirements) - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - ||CosIng|
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|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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