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EC number: 939-597-6
CAS number: 68610-66-2
All members of the category alkyl ether sulfates are readily biodegradable which is proved by several studies available for different mixtures (Danish EPA  & HERA ). Hence, the substances will be ultimately degraded under environmental conditions. Therefore, the potential of alkyl ether sulfates to persist in the environment is not given.
 Danish EPA - Environmental and Health Assessment of Substances in Household Detergents and Cosmetic Detergent Products (2001). Environmental Project No. 615, pp. 24-28
 HERA - Human & Environmental Risk Assessment on ingredients of European household cleaning products (2004). Alcohol Ethoxysulphates (AES).
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