Cocamidopropyl Betaine

NASTY, not used in ecostore products

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High Health Hazard. Contains harmful impurities. Suspected allergen and environmental toxin

Cocoamidopropyl Betaine (CAP B) is a high foaming plant-based cleaning agent widely used in dish liquids, hand and body washes and baby products like bubble bath. It’s cheap and effective but contains the impurities amidoamine and dimethylaminopropylamine, which can cause skin sensitisation.Voted Allergen of the Year 2004 by the American Contact Dermatitis Society. REFERENCE :(1.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocamidopropyl_betaine. 2.http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/701520/COCAMIDOPROPYL_BETAINE/#jumptohere)

INCI Name Cocamidopropyl Betaine
EWG Rating 4 - 4
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