Sodium Hydroxide

Our database has 740 products that contain Sodium Hydroxide.

Ingredient Description

AKA lye, used to adjust the pH of a product.

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Sodium Hydroxide Stats

  • Sodium Hydroxide is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient.
  • 20% of products in our database contain it.
  • 1 user have disliked this ingredient

Ingredient Functions

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 37890
  • INN Name: sodium hydroxide
  • EC #:  215-185-5
  • Ph. Eur. Name: natrii hydroxidum
  • All Functions: Buffering, Denaturant
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