Apocynum Cannabinum Root Extract
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Apocynum Cannabinum Root Extract


Apocynum cannabinum, ext.;


Natural Surfactant

> Plant Extract

>> Multicomponent Extract

Chemical Numbering System

CASRN: 84603-51-0

EINECS: 283-253-1

Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight

Molecular Formula: N/A

Molecular Weight: N/A




Appearance    (1), solid; or liquid. Appearance is related to components of extract.

Solubility    soluble in water; or slightly soluble in water; or insoluble in water. Solubility is related to components of extract and solvent used for extraction, etc.

Stability    stable.

Risk    Solid (or liquid) form: flammable material; irritation, irritation to skin, eye, respiratory system. Harmful products of combustion are CO, CO2 and so on. Contact with strong oxidants, can cause to burn.

GHS (Rev.8) label:  

Ecology    may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.

Biodegradability    biodegradable.

Characteristics    excellent anti-oxidizing, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, dispersing abilities. Performance is related to components of extract.



Quality Standards & Test Methods

1, Physical and chemical indexes


Physical and chemical indexes

Solid (or liquid)

Actives, %, ≥


Test Methods

(1), Actives

GB/T 13173 Surface active agents -- Detergents -- Testing methods

2, Hazardous substances indexes


Hazardous substances indexes

Solid (or liquid)

Heavy metals (as Pb), mg/kg, ≤


As, mg/kg, ≤


Test Methods

(1), Heavy metals (as Pb)

Safety and Technical Standards for Cosmetics (2015 Edition)

GB/T 30799 The test method of food detergents -- Determination of heavy metals

(2), As

Safety and Technical Standards for Cosmetics (2015 Edition)

GB/T 30797 The test method of food detergents -- Determination of total arsenic

3, Further explanation

(a), On physical and chemical indexes: firstly, shall be indicated carbon atom distribution; secondly, shall be indicated average molecular weight.

Major Uses

1, Typical applications

Use as antioxidant.

Use as antibacterial agent.

2, Personal care products

(1), In accordance with Safety and Technical Standards for Cosmetics (2015 Edition) of China, be included in plant (animal) components prohibited in cosmetics.

Species recorded: Apocynum cannabinum L..

(2), In accordance with EU regulations (EC) 2009/1223, directive 76/768/EEC, Apocynum cannabium L. and its preparations are included in Annex II/41.


Apocynum cannabinum is a plant with toxicity. The typical toxic components are cardiac glycosides.



Update: 20210228(1);