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Laundry composition for sunscreen stains

January 24, 2013

US Patent No. 8,314,057 B2; Ecolab USA Inc. has patented a cleaning composition for reducing stains caused by sunscreen components. It is comprised of an extended chain nonionic surfactant; one or more solvents selected from the group consisting of butyl carbitol, propylene-glycol-phenyl-ether, polyethylene oxide ethers derived from lauryl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, oleyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol, isostearyl alcohol, myristyl alcohol, behenyl alcohol, and mixtures thereof; and amine oxide.
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