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Hydroxyacetic acid

Primary Chemical Name :

Primary Chemical Name is the standard name assigned to a chemical substance.

Hydroxyacetic acid
CAS Registry Number:

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We have assigned ID numbers (with 6 leading zeros or nines, e.g., 000000-xx-x or 999999-xx-x) for blends and chemicals that do not have CAS numbers.

EC Number:

The EC Number, formerly known as the EINECS number is a unique 7-digit number (format: xxx-xxx-x) assigned to chemicals registered with the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).


Synonyms are alternative names that represent the same chemical substance.

Glycolic acid;Glycollic acid;Hydroxyacetic acid;Hydroxyethanoic acid;Acetic acid, hydroxy-

SVHC is a substance (identified by the European Chemicals Agency) that may have serious and often irreversible effects on human health and the environment. SVHC are defined in Article 57 of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (“the REACH Regulation”) and include substances which are:
1.  Carcinogenic, Mutagenic or toxic to Reproduction (CMR), meeting the criteria for classification in category 1 or 2 in accordance with Directive 67/548/EEC or in category 1a or 1b in accordance with EC No 1272/2008This directive was recently replaced by the new EU regulation (EC) No 1272/2008.
2.  Persistent, Bioaccumulative and Toxic (PBT) or very Persistent and very Bioaccumulative (vPvB) according to the criteria in Annex XIII of the REACH Regulation, or
3.  Identified, on a case-by-case basis, from scientific evidence as causing probable serious effects to human health or the environment of an equivalent level of concern as those above (e.g. endocrine disrupters).


Sources for Information on Chemicals

List of 88 Brands that contain this chemical

Product Category
Commercial / Institutional

Clorox Commercial Solutions Pine-Sol All Purpose Cleaner, Professional Use-01/05/2015

liquid 1.0-5.0

Lysol Professional Disinfectant Basin Tub & Tile Cleaner, Pump Spray, Professional Use-02/27/2017

pump spray 1.0-2.5

Lysol Professional  Disinfectant Basin Tub & Tile Cleaner, Pump Spray, Professional Use-05/11/2015-Old Product

liquid 1.0-2.5
Pet Care

TropiClean Alcohol-Free Ear Wash-02/01/2016

liquid --
Home maintenance

TileLab Grout Haze Remover-06/01/2015

liquid 3.0-7.0
10149_03017117 Image TileLab Grout Haze Remover.jpg
Tile Lab Grout Haze Remover, F3062-Old Product liquid 3.0-7.0
Inside the Home

Clorox Big Jobs All-Purpose Cleaning Wipes, Citrus Blend-01/05/2015

wipes --

Clorox Big Jobs All-Purpose Cleaning Wipes, Fresh Scent-01/05/2015

wipes --

Clorox Disinfecting ToiletWand Refills-01/05/2015

solid 7.0-13.0

Clorox ScrubSingles, Bathroom, Rain Clean-02/25/2015

solid 1.0-5.0

Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner, Tough Stain Remover-01/05/2015

liquid 1.0-5.0

Clorox ToiletWand Disposable Toilet Cleaning System-01/05/2015

kit 7.0-13.0
Fuller Brush BathClean, All Purpose Bathroom Cleaner, Pump Spray pump spray 5.0

Goo Gone Coffee Maker Cleaner-12/29/2015

liquid 3.0-7.0
Lysol Bathroom Cleaner, Complete Clean, Spring Waterfall, Pump Spray-(Canadian Market) pump spray 1.0-5.0
Lysol Bathroom Cleaner, Complete Clean, Summer Fresh, Pump Spray-(Canadian Market) pump spray 1.0-5.0
Lysol Bathroom Cleaner, Complete Clean, Sunshine Fresh, Pump Spray-(Canadian Market) pump spray 1.0-5.0

Lysol Brand Foaming Bathroom Cleaner, Brand New Day, Mango & Hibiscus, Pump Spray-10/16/2018

pump spray 1.0-2.5

Lysol Brand III Power Bathroom Cleaner Complete, Pump Spray-02/27/2017

pump spray 1.0-2.5

Lysol Brand Power Bathroom Cleaner, Soap Scum & Shine, Pump Spray-02/27/2017

pump spray 1.0-2.5

Magic Shower, Glass & Mirror Cleaner, Pump Spray-05/19/2014

pump spray 0.5-1.5

OxiClean Triple Action Booster (Liquid)-09/24/2015

liquid 5.0-10.0

OxiClean Versatile Stain Remover Powder-3/26/2015

powder 5.0-10.0

Pine-Sol Multi-Surface Cleaner, Original-01/05/2015

liquid 1.0-5.0

Pine-Sol Squirt N Mop Multi-Surface Cleaner, Lemon Fresh-01/05/2015

liquid --

Pine-Sol Squirt N Mop Multi-Surface Cleaner, Original-01/05/2015

liquid --
Sana-Clean (Calcium, Lime, and Rust Remover),  1000443-10/08/2017
liquid <20
Shuddh Bathroom Tub and Tile Cleaner, Pump Spray pump spray 2.0-3.0

Whink Appliance Descaler-06/4/2018

liquid 10.0-25.0

Whink Coffee Maker Cleaner-06/4/2018

liquid 10.0-25.0

Zep Calcium, Lime & Rust Stain Remover, Professional Use-07/20/2016

liquid 1.0-5.0

Zep PowerFoam Tub, and Tile Cleaner, Pump Spray, Professional Use-10/26/2017

pump spray 1.0-3.0

Zep Shower, Tub & Tile Cleaner, Pump Spray, Professional Use-04/10/2015

pump spray 1.0-5.0
Aroma Clean by Simple Green Bath, Tub, Tile Multi-Surface Cleaner-discontinued liquid --
Clorox Bathroom Cleaner With Teflon Surface Protector-Discontinued Product pump spray 1.0-5.0
6319_ImageClorox Disinfecting Toilet Wand.jpg
Clorox Disinfecting Toiletwand Refills-02/01/2007-Old Product liquid 7.0-13.0
Clorox Green Works Natural Bathroom Cleaner-Old Product liquid 0.5-1.5
Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner,Tough Stain Remover-Old Product liquid 1.0-5.0
9426_03027175 Image Clorox Disinfecting Toilet Wand Refills.jpg
Clorox Toilet Wand (Cleaning Heads)-02/01/2007-Old Product sponge 7.0-13.0
Lime-A-Way Extra Lime Remover-Old Product liquid <10.0
Lime-A-Way Tub and Tile Lime Remover-Old Product liquid <5
Lysol Antibacterial Bathroom Cleaner, Fresh Apple, Pump Spray-Old Product pump spray 1.0-2.5
Lysol Bathroom 4-in-1 Cleaner, Pump Spray, Island Breeze-Old Product pump spray 1.0-2.5
9942_18001344 Image Lysol Bathroom Cleaner, Island Breeze.jpg
Lysol Brand Bathroom Cleaner, 4 in 1, Island Breeze Pump Spray-12/11/2008-Old Product pump spray 1.0-5.0
Lysol Brand II Disinfectant Basin Tub Tile Cleaner, Green Apple, Pump Spray-Old Product pump spray 2.0-3.0
Lysol Brand II Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner, Green Apple Scent, Pump Spray-Old Product pump spray 2.0-4.0
Lysol Brand II Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner, Island Breeze Scent, Pump Spray-Old Product pump spray 2.0-4.0

Lysol Brand III Power Bathroom Cleaner Complete, Pump Spray-04/01/2015-Old Product

pump spray 1.0-2.5
OxiClean Dishwashing Booster-Old Product liquid 5.0-15.0
Simple Green Limescale Remover-Old Product pump spray --
Sure Trac SC-Old Product liquid 7.0-13.0
Sure Trac Tile Cleaner-11/15/2001-Old Product liquid 7.0-13.0
Sure Trac Tile Cleaner-Old Product liquid 1.0-5.0
Tarn-X Metal Tarnish Remover-Old Product liquid <1
Whink Automatic Drip Coffee Maker Cleaner-Old Product liquid 13.5-16.5
Whink Professional Strength Lime Buster-Old Product liquid 0.5-1.0
Whink Rust Flush, Liquid Bathroom Cleaner-Old Product liquid 0.5-1.0
Whink Steam Iron Cleaner-04/03/2012-Old Product liquid 13.5-16.5
Whink Steam Iron Cleaner-Old Product liquid 10.5
X-14 Soap Scum Remover-Old Product pump spray --
Zep Calcium, Lime, and Rust Stain Remover-01/31/2003-Old Product liquid 0-5
Zep Calcium, Lime, and Rust Stain Remover-03/26/2002-Old Product liquid 0-5
Zep Calcium, Lime, and Rust Stain Remover-Old Product liquid >2.00
Zep Shower Tub and Tile Cleaner-Old Product liquid <5
Personal care
Avon Advance Techniques 360 Nourish Moroccan Argan Oil Conditioner liquid --
Avon Advance Techniques Frizz Control Lotus Shield Conditioner liquid --
Avon ANEW CLINICAL Line and Wrinkle Corrector cream --
Avon Clearskin Facial Cleansing Scrub tube --
Avon Clearskin Targeted Blemish Remover tube --
Avon Keep it Fresh! Multi-Vitamin Toner liquid --

Clearasil Daily Clear Hydra-Blast Oil-Free Facial Wipes-04/07/2014

wipes 0-0.1
Neutrogena Healthy Skin Face Lotion-SPF 15 liquid --

Olay Prox Nightly Purifying Micro-Peel-02/13/2015

liquid 1.0-5.0

Olay Prox Spot Fading Treatment-02/17/2015

liquid --
9719_21010123 Image Ponds Clean Sweep Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Micro Dermabrasion.jpg
Ponds Clean Sweep Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Micro Dermabrasion towelettes 0-4
9720_21010128 Image Ponds Clean Sweep, Age Defying Wet Cleansing Towelettes.jpg
Ponds Clean Sweep, Age Defying Wet Cleansing Towelettes towelettes 0-4
Ponds Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Evening Soothe with Chamomile & White Tea non-woven wipes 0-4.0
9721_21010136 Image Ponds Wet Cleansing Towelletes Orig Clean .jpg
Ponds Wet Cleansing Towelettes, Original Clean towelettes 0-4
Roc Retinol Actif Pur Anti-Wrinkle Treatment Night cream 1.0-5.0

Lice MD Complete Kit, Shampoo Component-Old Product

liquid --
Ponds Age Defying Complex, Delicate-discontinued cream --
Ponds Age Defying Complex, Regular-discontinued liquid --
Ponds Age Defying Eye Cream-discontinued cream --
Ponds Age Defying Prevent & Correct Lotion-discontinued liquid --
Auto Products

Black Magic Chrome Wheel Cleaner 120005, Pump Spray-04/28/2015

pump spray 5.0-10.0
TRJN DriveAway Brake Dust Remover-discontinued liquid --
Eagle One All Wheels Cleaner-Old Product liquid --
8944_13006045 Image Hot Rims Chrome Wheel Cleaner.jpg
Meguiars Hot Rims Chrome Wheel Cleaner, G140-Old Product pump spray 1.0-5.0