Polyglyceryl-4 Laurate/Sebacate

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Low hazard to health. Plant derived, biodegradable and suitable for greywater and septic tanks.

Polyglyceryl-4 Laurate/Sebacate is an organic compound of polyglycerin-4 (vegetable oil component) mixed with lauric (coconut/palm derived) and sebacic (castor oil derived) acids. It is used as a solubilizer (makes ingredients more soluble in water) and emulsifier (prevents separation of oil and water), and can be found in many skin and personal care products.

INCI Name Polyglyceryl-4 Laurate/Sebacate
Ingredient Origins Coconut fruit, Oil Palm Fruit
Role Emulsifying Agent, Solubilizing Agent
EWG Rating 1 - 1
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