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Calcium Thioglycolate

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Calcium Thioglycolate Trihydrate is a fine crystalline powder of calcium thioglycolate (Mercaptoacetic acid calcium salt) that is used as a depilatory agent. Calcium thioglycolate is less soluble and also less effective in comparison to potassium thioglycolate (also available from EMD Performance Materials Corp.). On the other hand the irritancy is much lower.

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Acetic acid, mercapto-, calcium salt (1:1), trihydrate (65208-41-5) Sign in to view

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Name (CAS Number)
Acetic acid, mercapto-, calcium salt (1:1), trihydrate (65208-41-5)
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Cosmetic ingredients from Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, which operates as EMD Performance Materials in the US/CAN. As a leading manufacturer of ingredients for the cosmetic industry, their cosmetics portfolio includes functional fillers and effect pigments for color cosmetics and skin care products that provide color, luster, gloss and other effects. EMD Performance Materials also offers a wide range of active ingredients used in skin care cosmetics to protect the skin against UV radiation and premature aging.

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