Subject
Magnetism (6)
Electromagnetism (5)
Electrochemistry (5)
Radio (6)
Thermodynamics (8)
Aerodynamics (3)
Light and Optics (12)
Biology (5)
Mathematics (3)
Computers and Electronics (4)
Ingredients Feedback Science Toys
  Science Blog  

Ingredients --

Cocamidopropyl Betaine

Chemical Formula:

Synonyms

N-(carboxy methyl)-N, N-Dimethyl-3-[(1-Oxococonut) amino]-1-Propanaminium Hydroxide, Inner Salt,
Coco betaine

Description

Pale yellow transparent liquid

Uses

Cocamidopropyl Betaine is an amphoteric detergent, which is a detergent that can act as an acid or a base. It does not irritate the skin or mucous membranes.

It is used to thicken shampoos, and to reduce the irritation that would result if only more irritating detergents were used.

It has antibiotic effects, and is used in personal sanitary products.

It has anti-static properties, making it a conditioning agent in shampoos.


cocamidopropyl betaine: InChI=1/C20H42N2O5S/c1-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-14-20(24)21-15-13-16-22(2,3)17-19(23)18-28(25,26)27/h19,23H,4-18H2,1-3H3,(H-,21,24,25,26,27)/f/h21H


ammonium lauryl sulfate: InChI=1/C12H26O4S.H3N/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-16-17(13,14)15;/h2-12H2,1H3,(H,13,14,15);1H3/fC12H25O4S.H4N/h;1H/q-1;+1


By Simon Quellen Field

Popular Pages