Sodium glycolate, CAS 2836-32-0
Sodium glycolate is an off-white hygroscopic powder that is commonly used in the formulation of moisturizers, gelling agents, humectant, cleansing products, exfoliants, buffers, etc. The glycolate moiety is considered an alpha hydroxy acid.
Appearance: off-white granular powder
Product ID: GLYCO13
Solubility: water soluble
sodium hydroxyacetate; glycolic acid, monosodium salt; monosodium glycolate; hydroxyacetic acid, monosodium salt; sodium lycolate
glycolate; 2-hydroxyacetate; metal glycolate; alpha-hydroxycarboxylate, metal alpha-hydroxycarboxylate