T-Butyl Alcohol

Our database includes 376 products that contain T-Butyl Alcohol.

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What it is



T-Butyl Alcohol it is most commonly used as a solvent.

At room temperature, T-Butyl Alcohol melts and has a similar smell to camphor.

This ingredient is derived from isobutane. It is the simplest form of a tertiary alcohol. Due to its chemical structure, it is more resistant to oxidation.

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Also known as: T Butyl Alcohol, 2-Methylpropan-2-Ol, Tert-Butyl Alcohol, and Tert-Butanol

T-Butyl Alcohol is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 1.3% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Perfuming, Solvent

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Often have the following skin types:

Sensitive Combination

Usually have one or more of the following skin concerns:

Sensitivity • Dryness • Redness • Texture

Where it's used

T-Butyl Alcohol is most often found as ingredient number 28 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use T-Butyl Alcohol the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 38478
  • EC #:  200-889-7
  • All Functions: Denaturant, Perfuming, Solvent
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.