Skip Navigation

Household Products Database banner

Quick search


Advanced Search triangular bullet

Browse by category
Auto Products
Inside the Home
Pesticides
Landscape/Yard
Personal Care
Home Maintenance
Arts & Crafts
Pet Care
Home Office

Browse A to Z
Products Names
Types of Products
Manufacturers
Ingredients

Support pages
About the Database
FAQ
Product Recalls
Help
Glossary
Contact Us
More Resources

 

 

Home Products Manufacturers Ingredients Health Effects
Chemical Information
Chemical Name: Polysorbate 20
CAS Registry Number: 009005-64-5
Synonyms: Polysorbate 20, 21 or 80; Liposorb; PEG sorbitan laurate; Tween 20; PEG-# sorbitan laurate (where # = 10,40,44,75, or 80); Polyethylene glycol (#) sorbitan laurate (where # = 4,10,40,44,75,80,500,2000, or 4000); PEG-80 sorbitan laurate

Information from other National Library of Medicine databases
Health Studies: Human Health Effects from Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB)
Toxicity Information:
Search TOXNET
Chemical Information: Search ChemIDplus
Biomedical References: Search PubMed
Products that contain this ingredient
BrandCategoryFormPercent
Meguiars Soft Wash Gel-Old ProductAuto Productsliquid0.5-2
Klean-Strip Deep Down Stain Stripper-old productHome maintenanceaerosol1.0-5.0
Clorox Scooba Hard Floor CleanerInside the Homeliquid1.0-3.0
Swiffer Dust & Shine Furniture Spray, Lavender Vanilla ScentInside the Homeaerosol
Renuzit Crystal Elements, Ruby BerriesInside the Homecrystals
Swiffer Dust & Shine Furniture Spray, Citrus Zest ScentInside the Homeaerosol
Renuzit Crystal Elements, Sapphire WatersInside the Homecrystals
OdoBan Commercial Upholstery & Patio Furniture, Oxy Cleaner, Pump SprayLandscaping/Yardliquid<1
Willow Lake Shampoo for Normal to Dry Hair, Citrus & Rosemary-discontinuedPersonal careliquid
Aveeno Skin Clarifying Toner with Soy Extract, Alcohol-Free-DiscontinuedPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Dark Blonde-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Light Brown-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Medium Blonde-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Desert Sunrise-15-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Sedona Sunset-16RG-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Nutmeg-28-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Johnsons Baby Bedtime Baby BathPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Moisturizing Baby Bath with Aloe Vera & Vitamin EPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Baby Gentle Cleansing Cloths, Head To ToePersonal caresheets
Johnsons Baby Shampoo, OriginalPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Baby Head To Toe Wash, OriginalPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Kids, Head To Toe Body Wash, Tropical BlastPersonal careliquid5.0-10.0
Wet Ones Flushables, Personal Cleansing Wipes, with Aloe, Vitamin E & Witch HazelPersonal caresheets
Avon ANEW PURE O2 Daily Oxygen Facial CleanserPersonal caretube
Revlon Everylash Mascara, BrownPersonal careliquid
Revlon Professional Cuticle Massage Night CreamPersonal carecream
Revlon Lashfull Mascara, Black BrownPersonal careliquid
Seventh Generation, Natural Baby WipesPersonal carewipes0.1-10
Clairol Hydrience Permanent Hair Color, Bamboo, 14, Dark Golden Blonde-12/20/2002Personal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Hydrience Permanent Hair Color, Cocoa Harbor, 38-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Hydrience Permanent Hair Color, Russet Glow, 33, Dark Auburn-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Black-12/20/2002Personal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Brown Black-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Dark Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Lightest Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Medium Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Herbal Essences, True Intense Color, 40-Garnet Blaze, Bright Burgundy-12/20/2002Personal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Loving Care Haircolor Level 1, Dark Warm Brown 82-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitConditioner
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Dark Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Light Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Black-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Coastal Dune-09N-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Hazelnut-20-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Herbal Essences Conditioner-Fine/Limp Hair-06/27/2002-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Noxzema Shaving Cream, Regular-09/01/1995Personal careaerosol
Johnsons Clean & Clear Foaming Facial CleanserPersonal careliquid
Kandoo Body Wash by Pampers, All FragrancesPersonal careliquid
Kandoo Shampoo by Pampers, All FragrancesPersonal careliquid
Prograine Shampoo-Thinning Hair Use with extra volumePersonal careliquid
Olay Regenerist Eye Derma-Pod Anti-Aging Triple Response SystemPersonal careliquid
Progaine Volumizing Shampoo for Thin HairPersonal careliquid
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Medium Brown, M22-08/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Black, M44-08/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Brown Black-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Aussie Hair Insurance Leave In Conditioner-Old ProductPersonal carepump spray
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Brown Black, M017-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Aveda Smooth Infusion ShampooPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Lightest Brown, M007-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Avon Naturals Cherry Blossom Refreshing Shower GelPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Medium Blonde, M003-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Global Keratin Hair Taming System with Juvexin, Full Tame ResistantPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Medium Brown, M011-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Avon Skin So Soft Mineral Gems Shimmering Crystal Body WashPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Coastal Dune, 09N-11/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Aussie Mega Spray GelPersonal carepump spray
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Suede, Light Brown, 13Personal carekitColorant
Condition 3 in 1 Maximum Hold Gel-Old ProductPersonal caregel
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Sedona Sunset, 16RG-11/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Ponds Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Evening Soothe with Chamomile & White TeaPersonal carenon-woven wipes
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Hazelnut, Medium Brown, 20-11/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Suave for Kids 2 in 1 Shampoo & Conditioner, Surfs UpPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Nutmeg, 28-11/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Suave for Kids Tear Free Soft & Smooth Detangler, Twirlin' SwirlberryPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Midnight Black, 36Personal carekitColorant
Suave Naturals Shampoo, Mango MandarinPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Sahara, Light Blonde, 02Personal carekitColorant
TRESemme 24 Hour Body Root Boosting SprayPersonal careliquid
Aveeno Active Naturals Positively Ageless Rejuvenating SerumPersonal careCream
TRESemme ColorThrive Conditioner, BlondePersonal careliquid
Aveeno Clear Complexion Foaming CleanserPersonal careliquid
TRESemme Flawless Curls, Bouncy Curls Defines & Holds, GelPersonal careliquid
Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Foaming BathPersonal careliquid
TRESemme Smooth & Silky Shampoo for Dry or Damaged Hair Personal careliquid
Imina Oil Sheen Spray-Old ProductPersonal carepump spray
Nexxus Gorgeous Curls Curl Enhancing Foam StylerPersonal careaerosol
Olay ProX Deep Wrinkle TreatmentPersonal careliquid
Nexxus VersaStyler Artistic Designing Lotion Personal careliquid
Clairol Herbal Essences, True Intense Color, 40-Garnet Blaze, Bright Burgundy-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Pantene Pro-V Curly Hair Style Curl Enhancing Spray Gel Personal caregel
Clairol Intensive Blends Moisturizing Shampoo for Normal Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Infusium 23 Shampoo, Moisturizing for Color/Permed Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Ponds Age Defying Complex, Regular-discontinuedPersonal careliquid
Infusium Hair Shampoo Moisturizing-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Lice MD Complete Kit, Shampoo ComponentPersonal careliquid
Clairol Intensive Blends Moisturizing Conditioner for Normal Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
AXE Waterless Foam Shampoo, ResetPersonal careliquid
Clairol Intensive Blends Protecting Conditioner for Colored/Permed Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
TRESemme Keratin Smooth Heat Protection Shine SprayPersonal carepump spray
Clairol Loving Care Haircolor, Level 1, Dark Warm Brown 82-Old ProductPersonal carekitConditioner
Avon Black Suede Essential Hair & Body WashPersonal careliquid
Daily Renewal 5X Replenishing Conditioner For Dry Or Damaged Hair-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Avon Imari Seduction Shower GelPersonal careliquid
Infusium 23 Conditioner, Revitalizing for Color/Permed Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Avon Naturals Kids Bath Time Body Paint, Bubble GumPersonal careliquid
Aveeno Skin Brightening Daily MoisturizerPersonal careliquid
Avon Naturals Kids Bath Time Body Paint, Cotton CandyPersonal careliquid
Revlon Vitamin C Absolutes, Daily Radiance Cream, SPF 15Personal carecream
Avon Naturals Kids Bath Time Body Paint, Wacky WatermelonPersonal careliquid
Roc Retinol Actif Pur Anti-Wrinkle Treatment NightPersonal carecream
Avon X-Series Shower Gel, FlashPersonal careliquid
Ponds Clean Sweep Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Micro DermabrasionPersonal caretowelettes
Avon X-Series Shower Gel, RushPersonal careliquid
Avon Naturals Aqua Rush For Men Shower GelPersonal caregel
Suave Herbal Care Shampoo, Vanilla, Almond & Silk ProteinPersonal careliquid
Paul Mitchell Baby Don't Cry ShampooPersonal careliquid
Willow Lake Shampoo for Normal to Oily Hair, Lavender & Mint-discontinuedPersonal careliquid
Clairol Herbal Essences Conditioner-Fine/Limp Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Baby Softwash Cleansing ClothsPersonal caresheets
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Dark Brown-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Lightest Brown-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Medium Brown-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Coastal Dune-09N-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Hazelnut-20-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Noxzema Shaving Cream, Regular-Old ProductPersonal careaerosol
Johnsons Baby Soothing Vapor BathPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Soothing Skin Baby BathPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Baby Shampoo, Natural LavenderPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Baby Shampoo, 2 in 1 DetanglerPersonal careliquid
Johnsons Kids, Head To Toe Body Wash, Berry BreezePersonal careliquid5.0-10.0
Baby Magic, Calming Milk Bath with Lavender & ChamomilePersonal careliquid
Ankh Mascara, BlackPersonal careliquid
Roc Retinol Actif Pur Anti-Wrinkle Treatment DayPersonal carecream
Revlon Everylash Mascara, BlackPersonal careliquid
Bal Natural ShampooPersonal careliquid
Clairol Hydrience Permanent Hair Color, Amber Sunrise, 20A, Med. Reddish Blonde-12/20/2002Personal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Hydrience Permanent Hair Color, Black Pearl, 52-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Hydrience Permanent Hair Color, Mocha Splash, 44, Medium Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Revitalique Permanent Hair Color, Medium Natural Brown, Visionary Brown-12/20/2002Personal carekitDeveloper
Aussie Mega Spray Gel-09/11/2002Personal carepump spray
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Dark Blonde-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Light Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Medium Blonde-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Herbal Essences, True Intense Color, Honey Fusion, 26-Moon Dance-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Lasting Color Haircolor Level 2, Dark Warm Brown 825-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Loving Care Haircolor Level 1, Light Brown 755-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitConditioner
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Darkest Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Medium Brown-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Desert Sunrise-15-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Sedona Sunset-16RG-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Level 2, Nutmeg-28-12/20/2002-Old ProductPersonal carekitDeveloper
Aussie Instant Freeze Extreme Hold Aerosol Hairspray-12/1/2007Personal careaerosol
Noxzema H2Foam Cleansing ClothsPersonal carecloth
Willow Lake Shampoo-Witch Hazel & Honeysuckle-discontinuedPersonal careliquid
Kandoo Foaming Handsoap by Pampers, All FragrancesPersonal careliquid
Pantene Pro-V Texture and Shine Defining PomadePersonal careliquid
Herbal Essences Set Me Up Spray Gel, Extra HoldPersonal caregel
Ponds Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Original CleanPersonal caretowelettes
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Light Brown, M11-08/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Aveeno Active Naturals Positively Ageless Rejuvenating SerumPersonal careliquid
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Dark Brown, M33-08/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Black-Old ProductPersonal carekitColorant
Clairol Mens Choice Haircolor, Natural Darkest Brown, M66-08/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Black, M019-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Noxzema Instant Shave-Regular-Old ProductPersonal careaerosol
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Light Brown, M009-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Avon Naturals Banana & Coconut Milk Shower GelPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Dark Blonde, M005-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Avon Naturals Cucumber Melon Shower GelPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts for Men Haircolor, Dark Brown, M013-8/1/2007Personal carekitColorant
Global Keratin Hair Taming System with Juvexin, Light WavePersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Saharan Rose, Strawberry Blonde, 07RPersonal carekitColorant
Avon Skin So Soft Original Moisturizing Shower GelPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Toasted Almond, Light Golden Brown, 12Personal carekitColorant
Aussie Natural Gel-Old ProductPersonal caregel
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Desert Sunshine, 15-11/01/2007Personal carekitColorant
Ponds Age Defying Complex, Delicate-discontinuedPersonal carecream
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Pecan, Medium Golden Brown, 18Personal carekitColorant
Soft & Beautiful Just for Me! 2-in-1 Conditioning Detangler SprayPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Hot Cocoa, Medium Bronze Brown, 26Personal carekitColorant
Suave for Kids Detangling Spray, Awesome ApplePersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Rosewood, Dark Auburn Brown, 30Personal carekitColorant
Suave Men Hair & Body 3-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner + Bodywash, Citrus RushPersonal careliquid
Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor, Blackberry, 38Personal carekitColorant
Suave Naturals Shampoo, Sun-Ripened StrawberryPersonal careliquid
Aveeno Baby Wash & ShampooPersonal careliquid1.0-5.0
TRESemme Climate Control Mousse Personal careaerosol
Aveeno Baby Calming Comfort BathPersonal careliquid
TRESemme ColorThrive Shampoo, Blonde Personal careliquid
Aveeno Positively Radiant Cleansing PadsPersonal carepads
TRESemme Smooth & Silky Conditioner for Dry or Damaged HairPersonal careliquid
TRESemme Volumizing MoussePersonal careaerosol
John Frieda Luxurious Volume Lavish Lift Root BoosterPersonal careliquid
Nexxus Humectress Luxe Ultimate Moisturizing Leave-In SprayPersonal careaerosol
Daily Renewal 5X Volumizing Conditioner For Fine Hair-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Herbal Essences Tousle Me Softly Spray GelPersonal careliquid
Clairol Herbal Essences Intensive Blends Replenishing Shampoo-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Colgate Optic White Mouthwash, Alcohol Free, Sparkling Fresh MintPersonal carepaste
Clairol Intensive Blends Shampoo Protecting For Colored/Permed Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Infusium Hair Shampoo Color/Permed-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Ponds Clear Solutions, Deep Pore Foaming Cleanser, Oily to Normal Skin-discontinuedPersonal carepump dispenser
Johnsons Softwash Baby WashPersonal careliquid
AXE Spiking Glue, Spiked Up LookPersonal carewax
Clairol Intensive Blends Nourishing Creme Leave-In for All Hair Types-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Dove Hair Therapy Style+Care Thermal Replenishment Spray, AerosolPersonal careaerosol
Clairol Intensive Blends Replenishing Conditioner for Dry/Damaged Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Ponds Age Defying Prevent & Correct Lotion-discontinuedPersonal careliquid
Daily Renewal 5X Refresh Conditioner-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Avon Black Suede Talc PowderPersonal carepowder
Daily Renewal 5X Revitalizing Conditioner For Colored Or Permed Hair-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Avon Naturals Kids Bath Time Body Paint, Amazing ApplePersonal careliquid
Infusium 23 Hair Conditioner Revitilize Normal/Dry-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Avon Naturals Kids Bath Time Body Paint, Cheery CherryPersonal careliquid
Aveeno Skin Brightening Daily Moisturizer, SPF 15Personal careliquid
Avon Naturals Kids Bath Time Body Paint, Crazy CoconutPersonal careliquid
Revlon Vitamin C Absolutes, Oil Free Radiance Lotion, SPF 15Personal careliquid
Avon Wild Country Hair & Body WashPersonal careliquid
Rid Egg and Nit Comb-Out GelPersonal caregel
Avon X-Series Shower Gel, QuakePersonal careliquid
Ponds Clean Sweep, Age Defying Wet Cleansing TowelettesPersonal caretowelettes
Avon X-Series Shower Gel, WavePersonal careliquid
Heron Blue Sharir Invigorating Body WashPersonal careliquid
Ponds Age Defying Eye Cream-discontinuedPersonal carecream
Lever 2000 Anti Bacterial Moisturizing WipesPersonal caresheets
Nilodor Deodorizing Pet ShampooPet Careliquid1.0-5.0
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Baby PowderPet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Coconut PineapplePet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Grape CranberryPet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Sea BreezePet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, TropicalPet Careliquid
Natures Miracle Ultra-Cleanse Gentle Dog ShampooPet Careliquid
Nilodor Chew NotPet Careliquid1.0-5.0
8 in 1 Pro Pet Detangling & Freshening SprayPet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, BerryPet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Crisp ApplePet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, LavenderPet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Tangerine MelonPet Careliquid
8 in 1 Pro Pet Salon Freshening Sprays, Vanilla PeachPet Careliquid
HHS.GOV Household Products Database Home Page National Institutes of Health National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services National Library of Medicine