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Polyquaternium 13

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SYNONYMS

2-(DIETHYLAMINO)ETHYL ESTER POLYMER WITH ETHYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE AND 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 2-(DIETHYLAMINO)ETHYL ESTER, POLYMER WITH ETHYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE AND, 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 2-(DIETHYLAMINO)ETHYL ESTER, POLYMER WITH ETHYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE AND (9Z)-9-OCTADECENYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE, COMPD. WITH DIMETHYL SULFATE, 9-OCTADECENYL 2-METHYL-2- PROPENOATE, COMPD. WITH DIMETHYL SULFATE, COMPD. WITH DIMETHYL SULFATE 9-OCTADECENYL 2-METHYL-2- PROPENOATE, ETHYL METHACRYLATE, OLEYL METHACRYLATE, DIETHYLAMINOETHYLMETHACRYLATE POLYMER, DIMETHYLSULFATE QUATERNARY AMMONIUM SALT, ETHYL METHACRYLATE/OLEYL METHACRYLATE/DIETHYLAMINOETHYL METHACRYLATE-QUATERNIZED WITH DIMETHYL SULFATE, POLYMER WITH ETHYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE AND 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 2-(DIETHYLAMINO)ETHYL ESTER, POLYQUATERNIUM-13, and QUATERNIUM-38

Polyquaternium-13 is a polymeric quaternary ammonium salt prepared by the reaction of ethylmethacrylate/oleyl methacrylate/diethylaminoethyl methacrylate copolymer with dimethyl sulfate.

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    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
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Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not assessed for safety in cosmetics by industry panel
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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