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Chemical Information
Chemical Name: Polyoxyethylated stearyl alcohol (Steareth-2)
CAS Registry Number: 009005-00-9
Synonyms: 2-(2-(Octadecyloxy)ethoxy)ethanol; Octadecyl polyoxyethylene ether; PEG-# stearyl ether (where # = 2,7,11,13,14,15,16,20,21,25,27,30,40, or 50); Polyethylene glycol (#) stearyl ether (where # = 7,11,13,14,15,16,21,25,27,30,50,100,1000,or 2000); Polyoxyethylene (#) stearyl ether (where # = 2, 7,11,13,14,15,16,21,21,25,27,30,40,50, or 100); Steareth-# (where # = 2,7,10,11,13,14,15,16,20,21,25,27,30,40,50, or 100)

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