CAS number: 97375-27-4
"Satisfactory" in all categories.
  • Origin(s): Vegetal, Synthetic
  • Other language: Sodium coco sulfate (SCS)
  • EINECS/ELINCS number: 306-683-4
  • Classification: Sulphate, Anionic surfactant
  • Bio-compatible (COSMOS Reference)
Namely Sodium coconut sulphate or SCS is an anionic surfactant obtained by sulphonation of fatty acids from the coconut. It comes in the form of a solid that is widely used as a base for solid shampoos. It is authorized in Bio.
Its functions (INCI)
  • Cleansing : Helps to keep a clean surface
  • Emulsifying : Promotes the formation of intimate mixtures between immiscible liquids by modifying the interfacial tension (water and oil)
  • Surfactant : Reduces the surface tension of cosmetics and contributes to the even distribution of the product when it is used
This ingredient is present in 1.37% of cosmetics.
Solid shampoo (27.12%)
Shower gel (9.27%)
Classic shampoo (8.38%)
Liquid soap (5.9%)
Foaming bath and bath salts (5.24%)

Products that contain them

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