H Care® 2C is a coco imidazoline-derived dicarboxylic acid amphoteric. It is one of the mildest amphoteric surfactants of its class. It provides a moderate lather and cleans without removing dermal lipids from the skin to give a rich, conditioning effect. It is stable over a wide pH range and can be used as the only surfactant in commercial products such as moist wipes.

INCI Name: Disodium Cocoamphodiacetate

Functions: Surfactant, Surfactant (Amphoteric)

Labeling Claims: Clean at Sephora, Credo Clean Standard, Ulta Beauty's Conscious Beauty

Certifications & Compliance: REACH (Europe)

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Identification & Functionality

Cosmetic Ingredients Functions

Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Application Format
Wipes, Tissue & Towel Applications


Physical Form
Clear liquid
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
pH Value (10 % Aqueous)8.5--
Solids Content50.0%-
Sodium Chloride Content12.0%-
Colormax. 5-Gardner '98
Viscosity (at 25°C)max. 3000cps-

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

Safety & Health

Eye Irritation
  • HET-CAM: Hen’s Egg Test Chorioallantoic Membrane
  • Moderate irritation potential in vivo, score of 12.0.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
12 months