Sodium Acrylates Copolymer

EWG Level: 3

Sodium Acrylates Copolymer is a sodium salt of a polymer consisting of acrylic acid, methacrylic acid or one of their simple esters.

Funtions: Binder; Film Former; Viscosity Increasing Agent – Aqueous

“Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations – Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualifications” (Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments)

Ecological Concerns, “Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmful, Not suspected to be an environmental toxin” (Environment Canada Domestic Substance List)

 

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