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eicosane
icosane

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CAS Number: 112-95-8Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:204-018-1
FDA UNII:3AYA9KEC48
Nikkaji Web:J1.999B
Beilstein Number:1700722
MDL:MFCD00009344
XlogP3:10.40 (est)
Molecular Weight:282.55474000
Formula:C20 H42
BioActivity Summary:listing
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Category:cosmetic and fragrance agents
 
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Physical Properties:
Appearance:white solid (est)
Assay: 97.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Melting Point: 35.00 to 37.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 220.00 °C. @ 30.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 342.00 to 343.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure:0.000140 mm/Hg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Vapor Density:9.8 ( Air = 1 )
Flash Point:> 230.00 °F. TCC ( > 110.00 °C. )
logP (o/w): 10.897 (est)
Soluble in:
 alcohol
 water, 9.409e-006 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
 water, 0.0019 mg/L @ 25 °C (exp)
 
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Strength:low
Odor Description:at 100.00 %. waxy
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
 
Cosmetic Information:
CosIng:cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: emollients
masking agents
perfuming agents
skin conditioning
 
Suppliers:
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
Eicosane technical
EMD Millipore
For experimental / research use only.
Eicosane
Santa Cruz Biotechnology
For experimental / research use only.
Eicosane
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
For experimental / research use only.
Eicosane 99%
TCI AMERICA
For experimental / research use only.
Eicosane [Standard Material for GC] >99.5%(GC)
 
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
European information :
Most important hazard(s):
None - None found.
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 24/25 - Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
 
Hazards identification
 
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
 
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Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
Not determined
Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
 
Safety in Use Information:
Category: cosmetic and fragrance agents
Recommendation for eicosane usage levels up to:
  8.0000 % in the fragrance concentrate.
 
Recommendation for eicosane flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
 
Safety References:
EPI System: View
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):112-95-8
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :8222
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
icosane
Chemidplus:0000112958
EPA/NOAA CAMEO:hazardous materials
 
References:
 icosane
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List:112-95-8
Pubchem (cid):8222
Pubchem (sid):134973865
Flavornet:112-95-8
Pherobase:View
 
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2009
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2009 (pdf)
Videos:The Periodic Table of Videos
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
CHEBI:View
CHEMBL:View
Golm Metabolome Database:Search
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):Search
FooDB:FDB004727
Export Tariff Code:2901.29.1010
Typical G.C.
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
ChemSpider:View
Wikipedia:View
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Potential Blenders and core components note
For Odor
No odor group found for these
docosane
FR
henicosane
FR
pentadecane
FR
pentadecanoic acid
FL/FR
tetradecane
FL/FR
tricosane
FR
aldehydic
aldehydic
acetyl nonyryl
FL/FR
adoxal (Givaudan)
FL/FR
citronellyl oxyacetaldehyde
FL/FR
decanal (aldehyde C-10)
FL/FR
9-
decenal
FL/FR
dodecanal (aldehyde C-12 lauric)
FL/FR
geranyl oxyacetaldehyde
FR
lily pentanal
FR
mandarine undecenal
FL/FR
2-
methyl undecanal dimethyl acetal
FR
nonanal (aldehyde C-9)
FL/FR
octanal (aldehyde C-8)
FL/FR
TMH aldehyde
FR
tridecanal
FL/FR
2-
tridecenal
FL/FR
N-/i-
undecanal
FR
undecanal
FL/FR
(Z)-8-
undecenal
FR
8-
undecenal
FR
10-
undecenal (aldehyde C-11 undecylenic)
FL/FR
animal
methyl (E)-2-octenoate
FL/FR
balsamic
iso
amyl benzoate
FL/FR
citrus
citronellyl nitrile
FR
lime octadienal
FR
2-
methyl decanal (aldehyde C-11 MOA)
FL/FR
beta-
sinensal
FL/FR
tangerine acetate
FR
2-
tetradecenal
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tetradecenal
FL/FR
10-
undecen-1-ol
FL/FR
waxy nitrile
FR
clean
undecyl acetate
FL/FR
coconut
gamma-
nonalactone (aldehyde C-18 (so-called))
FL/FR
delta-
undecalactone
FL/FR
creamy
butyl lactate
FL/FR
creamy lactone
FL/FR
3-
heptyl dihydro-5-methyl-2(3H)-furanone
FL/FR
waxy lactone
FL/FR
fatty
allyl octanoate
FL/FR
(Z)-
dairy lactone
FL/FR
2,4-
decadien-1-ol
FL/FR
2-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decenal
FL/FR
ethyl undecylenate
FL/FR
methyl 10-undecenoate
FL/FR
4-
methyl octanoic acid
FL/FR
(Z)-2-
nonenal
CS
octanoic acid
FL/FR
(E)-2-
octenal
FL/FR
floral
alpha-
amyl cinnamaldehyde / methyl anthranilate schiff's base
FR
iso
amyl undecylenate
FL/FR
citronellal
FL/FR
citronellol
FL/FR
citronellyl ethoxalate
FR
citronellyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
cyclohexyl ethyl alcohol
FL/FR
decanal / methyl anthranilate schiff's base
FR
9-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
dewy propionate
FR
dihydrojasmone lactone
FL/FR
dimethyl octanol
FL/FR
(E,E)-
farnesol
FL/FR
geraniol
FL/FR
geranyl acetate
FL/FR
(E)-
geranyl acetone
FL/FR
geranyl hexanoate
FL/FR
hexyl 2-furoate
FL/FR
alpha-
hexyl cinnamaldehyde
FL/FR
hydroxycitronellal
FL/FR
hydroxycitronellal dimethyl acetal
FL/FR
jasmin absolute (from chassis)
FL/FR
jasmin absolute (from pommade)
FL/FR
jasmin absolute egypt (from concrete)
FL/FR
jasmin cyclopentanol
FR
iso
jasmone
FL/FR
methyl citronellate
FL/FR
mimosa absolute france
FL/FR
muguet butanal
FR
muguet ethanol
FR
(E)-
nerolidol
FL/FR
nerolidol
FL/FR
3-
nonanon-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
octyl acetate
FL/FR
orris rhizome resinoid (iris pallida)
FL/FR
phenethyl hexanoate
FL/FR
rhodinol
FL/FR
rose absolute (rosa damascena) bulgaria
FL/FR
rose blossom pentanol
FR
rose butanoate
FL/FR
rose oil (rosa damascena) turkey
FL/FR
(E)-2,5,9-
trimethyl-4,9-decadien-1-al
FR
2-
undecen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
undecen-1-ol
FL/FR
vetiver pentanone
FR
fruity
allyl 10-undecenoate
FL/FR
allyl butyrate
FL/FR
allyl cyclohexyl acetate
FL/FR
allyl cyclohexyl propionate
FL/FR
allyl heptanoate
FL/FR
iso
amyl isobutyrate
FL/FR
cyclohexyl propionate
FL/FR
decyl butyrate
FL/FR
ethyl (E)-2-decenoate
FL/FR
ethyl 2-octenoate
FL/FR
ethyl hexanoate
FL/FR
geranyl butyrate
FL/FR
grape butyrate
FL/FR
3-
hexanone
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl 2-methyl-2-pentenoate
FR
methyl (E,Z)-2,4-decadienoate
FL/FR
2-
methyl butyl 2-methyl butyrate
FL/FR
methyl heptanoate
FL/FR
methyl nonanoate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
nonen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
octyl butyrate
FL/FR
osmanthus flower absolute
FL/FR
tropical ionone
FL/FR
2-
undecanone
FL/FR
fungal
1-
decen-3-ol
FL/FR
green
2,6-
dimethyl octanal
FL/FR
ethyl (E,Z)-2,4-decadienoate
FL/FR
ethyl (E)-4-decenoate
FL/FR
green carbaldehyde
FR
heptyl formate
FL/FR
2-
heptyl tetrahydrofuran
FR
(E)-2-
hexen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl formate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl hexanoate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
hexen-1-yl isovalerate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl methyl carbonate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl propionate
FL/FR
hexyl 2-methyl butyrate
FL/FR
hexyl butyrate
FL/FR
hexyl octanoate
FL/FR
hexyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
manzanate (Givaudan)
FL/FR
melon nonenoate
FL/FR
methyl heptine carbonate
FL/FR
neryl butyrate
FL/FR
(Z,Z)-3,6-
nonadien-1-ol
FL/FR
(E,Z)-3,6-
nonadien-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
3,6-
nonadien-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
(Z)-2-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
octen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
phenyl acetaldehyde ethylene glycol acetal
FR
hay
beeswax absolute
FL/FR
herbal
butyl levulinate
FL/FR
beta-
elemene
FL/FR
honey
methyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
melon
(Z)-6-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
mushroom
3-
octen-2-ol
FL/FR
musk
dehydro beta-linalool
FL/FR
ethylene dodecanoate
FR
musk decenone
FR
(E)-12-
musk decenone
FR
soapy
benzyl laurate
FL/FR
ethyl undecanoate
FL/FR
spicy
alpha-
amyl cinnamyl alcohol
FL/FR
tonka
6-
amyl-alpha-pyrone
FL/FR
vegetable
1-
furfuryl pyrrole
FL/FR
waxy
allyl nonanoate
FL/FR
iso
amyl laurate
FL/FR
butyl laurate
FL/FR
decanal diethyl acetal
FL/FR
3-
decanone
FL/FR
(Z)-4-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
9-
decenoic acid
FL/FR
decyl acetate
FL/FR
dihydrocitronellyl acetate
FL/FR
1-
dodecanol
FL/FR
dodecyl acetate
FL/FR
ethyl decanoate
FL/FR
ethyl laurate
FL/FR
ethyl myristate
FL/FR
ethyl nonanoate
FL/FR
ethyl octanoate
FL/FR
ethyl palmitate
FL/FR
ethyl stearate
FL/FR
heptyl octanoate
FL/FR
hexadecanol
FL/FR
methyl butyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
(E)-
methyl geranate
FL/FR
2-
methyl heptanoic acid
FL/FR
methyl laurate
FL/FR
methyl myristate
FL/FR
methyl octanoate
FL/FR
methyl undecanoate
FR
2,4-
nonadien-1-ol
FL/FR
nonanoic acid
FL/FR
2-
nonanol
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
nonyl acetate
FL/FR
octanol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
octen-1-yl butyrate
FL/FR
octyl 2-methyl butyrate
FL/FR
octyl isobutyrate
FL/FR
phenethyl octanoate
FL/FR
phytyl acetate
FL/FR
delta-
tetradecalactone
FL/FR
tetradecanal
FL/FR
tridecanoic acid
FL/FR
2-
tridecanone
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tridecen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tridecen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tridecenal
FL/FR
undecanoic acid
FL/FR
1-
undecanol
FL/FR
2-
undecanol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
undecen-1-yl acetate
FR
waxy acetate
FR
waxy undecadienol
FR
woody
cedrenyl acetate
FR
sandal cyclopentane
FR
For Flavor
No flavor group found for these
allyl 10-undecenoate
FL/FR
iso
amyl undecylenate
FL/FR
3-
decanone
FL/FR
(Z)-4-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
9-
decenal
FL/FR
dehydro beta-linalool
FL/FR
dihydrocitronellyl acetate
FL/FR
beta-
elemene
FL/FR
ethyl stearate
FL/FR
(E,E)-
farnesol
FL/FR
furfuryl hexanoate
FL
mandarine undecenal
FL/FR
massoia bark oil
FL
methyl (E,Z)-2,4-decadienoate
FL/FR
(E)-
methyl geranate
FL/FR
methyl myristate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
octen-1-yl butyrate
FL/FR
osmanthus flower absolute
FL/FR
pentadecanoic acid
FL/FR
phytyl acetate
FL/FR
rose absolute (rosa damascena) bulgaria
FL/FR
beta-
sinensal
FL/FR
tetradecane
FL/FR
2-
tetradecenal
FL/FR
tridecanoic acid
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tridecen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
undecen-1-ol
FL/FR
10-
undecen-1-ol
FL/FR
2-
undecen-1-ol
FL/FR
undecyl acetate
FL/FR
aldehydic
aldehydic
acetyl nonyryl
FL/FR
nonanal (aldehyde C-9)
FL/FR
octanal (aldehyde C-8)
FL/FR
2-
tridecenal
FL/FR
1-
undecanol
FL/FR
brown
beeswax absolute
FL/FR
citrus
citronellyl oxyacetaldehyde
FL/FR
2-
methyl decanal (aldehyde C-11 MOA)
FL/FR
coconut
(R)-
massoia lactone
FL
gamma-
nonalactone (aldehyde C-18 (so-called))
FL/FR
cooling
manzanate (Givaudan)
FL/FR
creamy
6-
amyl-alpha-pyrone
FL/FR
creamy lactone
FL/FR
octyl isobutyrate
FL/FR
delta-
undecalactone
FL/FR
waxy lactone
FL/FR
dairy
butyl lactate
FL/FR
earthy
1-
decen-3-ol
FL/FR
ethereal
benzyl laurate
FL/FR
fatty
allyl octanoate
FL/FR
iso
amyl laurate
FL/FR
(Z)-
dairy lactone
FL/FR
2,4-
decadien-1-ol
FL/FR
dimethyl octanol
FL/FR
ethyl (E)-4-decenoate
FL/FR
ethyl undecylenate
FL/FR
heptyl formate
FL/FR
4-
methyl octanoic acid
FL/FR
2,4-
nonadien-1-ol
FL/FR
nonanoic acid
FL/FR
(Z)-2-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
2,4-
octadien-1-ol
FL
(E)-2-
octenal
FL/FR
(E)-2-
octenoic acid
FL
tetradecanal
FL/FR
2-
tridecanone
FL/FR
10-
undecenal (aldehyde C-11 undecylenic)
FL/FR
floral
citronellal
FL/FR
citronellol
FL/FR
citronellyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
geraniol
FL/FR
(E)-
geranyl acetone
FL/FR
pseudo
ionone
FL
jasmin absolute (from chassis)
FL/FR
jasmin absolute (from pommade)
FL/FR
jasmin absolute egypt (from concrete)
FL/FR
methyl citronellate
FL/FR
methyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
orris rhizome resinoid (iris pallida)
FL/FR
rhodinol
FL/FR
rose oil (rosa damascena) turkey
FL/FR
tropical ionone
FL/FR
fruity
allyl cyclohexyl acetate
FL/FR
allyl cyclohexyl propionate
FL/FR
allyl heptanoate
FL/FR
iso
amyl benzoate
FL/FR
iso
amyl isobutyrate
FL/FR
cyclohexyl propionate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decenoic acid
FL
decyl butyrate
FL/FR
ethyl (E)-2-decenoate
FL/FR
ethyl (E)-2-octenoate
FL
ethyl 2-octenoate
FL/FR
ethyl hexanoate
FL/FR
geranyl butyrate
FL/FR
geranyl hexanoate
FL/FR
3-
heptyl dihydro-5-methyl-2(3H)-furanone
FL/FR
3-
hexanone
FL/FR
hexyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
methyl (E)-2-octenoate
FL/FR
2-
methyl butyl 2-methyl butyrate
FL/FR
methyl heptanoate
FL/FR
3-
nonanon-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
phenethyl octanoate
FL/FR
rose butanoate
FL/FR
green
allyl butyrate
FL/FR
cyclohexyl ethyl alcohol
FL/FR
2,6-
dimethyl octanal
FL/FR
ethyl (E,Z)-2,4-decadienoate
FL/FR
geranyl acetate
FL/FR
grape butyrate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
hexen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl formate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl hexanoate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
hexen-1-yl isovalerate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl methyl carbonate
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
hexen-1-yl propionate
FL/FR
hexyl 2-furoate
FL/FR
hexyl 2-methyl butyrate
FL/FR
hexyl butyrate
FL/FR
hexyl octanoate
FL/FR
iso
jasmone
FL/FR
melon nonenoate
FL/FR
methyl 2-undecynoate
FL
methyl heptine carbonate
FL/FR
methyl octanoate
FL/FR
(E)-
nerolidol
FL/FR
nerolidol
FL/FR
neryl butyrate
FL/FR
3,6-
nonadien-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(E,Z)-3,6-
nonadien-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
(E)-2-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
octen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
herbal
butyl levulinate
FL/FR
5-
hydroxymethyl furfural
FL
leafy
methyl butyl phenyl acetate
FL/FR
mushroom
3-
octen-2-ol
FL/FR
soapy
dodecanal (aldehyde C-12 lauric)
FL/FR
1-
dodecanol
FL/FR
octanoic acid
FL/FR
spicy
alpha-
amyl cinnamyl alcohol
FL/FR
4-
methyl biphenyl
FL
vegetable
1-
furfuryl pyrrole
FL/FR
waxy
adoxal (Givaudan)
FL/FR
allyl nonanoate
FL/FR
butyl laurate
FL/FR
decanal (aldehyde C-10)
FL/FR
decanal diethyl acetal
FL/FR
9-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
2-
decen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
decenal
FL/FR
9-
decenoic acid
FL/FR
decyl acetate
FL/FR
dihydrojasmone lactone
FL/FR
dodecyl acetate
FL/FR
ethyl decanoate
FL/FR
ethyl laurate
FL/FR
ethyl myristate
FL/FR
ethyl nonanoate
FL/FR
ethyl octanoate
FL/FR
ethyl palmitate
FL/FR
ethyl undecanoate
FL/FR
furfuryl octanoate
FL
heptyl octanoate
FL/FR
hexadecanol
FL/FR
alpha-
hexyl cinnamaldehyde
FL/FR
hydroxycitronellal
FL/FR
hydroxycitronellal dimethyl acetal
FL/FR
methyl 10-undecenoate
FL/FR
2-
methyl heptanoic acid
FL/FR
methyl laurate
FL/FR
mimosa absolute france
FL/FR
(Z,Z)-3,6-
nonadien-1-ol
FL/FR
2-
nonanol
FL/FR
(Z)-3-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
(Z)-6-
nonen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
nonen-1-yl acetate
FL/FR
nonyl acetate
FL/FR
octanol
FL/FR
octyl 2-furoate
FL
octyl 2-methyl butyrate
FL/FR
octyl acetate
FL/FR
octyl butyrate
FL/FR
phenethyl hexanoate
FL/FR
delta-
tetradecalactone
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tetradecenal
FL/FR
tridecanal
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tridecen-1-ol
FL/FR
(E)-2-
tridecenal
FL/FR
undecanal
FL/FR
undecanoic acid
FL/FR
2-
undecanol
FL/FR
2-
undecanone
FL/FR
winey
methyl nonanoate
FL/FR
 
Potential Uses:
 emollients
 skin conditioning
 
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 allspice plant
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 basswood flower
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 boronia absolute @ trace%
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 cabocla flower oil brazil @ 0.30%
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 cassie absolute @ 0.40%
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 coconut seed oil
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 dill root
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 herniaria incana lam. oil greece @ 0.30%
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 hyssop shoot
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 ketaki flower oil india @ trace%
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 kohlrabi stem
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 lemon balm tissue culture
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 narcissus absolute @ 0.12%
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 osmanthus absolute @ 0.04%
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 papaya seed oil
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 rose absolute morocco @ 0.20%
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 sunflower seed
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 witch hazel leaf oil @ 0.60%
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 ylang ylang oil CO2 extract @ 0.02%
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Synonyms:
N-eicosane
 icosane
 
 
Notes:
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