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Phenoxyethanol

Our database has 2827 products that contain Phenoxyethanol.

Description

Germicidal, antimicrobial, and aromatic. Often used as a perfume fixative, antiseptic, or preserving agent in pharmaceutical products.

Alternate name: 2-Phenoxyethanol

Phenoxyethanol is a common cosmetic ingredient, with about 46.21% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Preservative

At a glance

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Preservative

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 36522
  • INCI Name: PHENOXYETHANOL
  • EC #:  204-589-7
  • Ph. Eur. Name: phenoxyethanolum
  • All Functions: Preservative
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.