Escalol® 557   

INCI Name: 

Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate


 Ashland Inc.


Escalol® 557 is the most widely used sunscreen in the world. It has a broad UV-B absorbency profile, and it is water insoluble.


Ashland Inc. makes their documentation available in the regions indicated below:


Chemical Class Categories
  • Esters
Functionality Categories
  • Sunscreen Agents
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