Butyl glucoside is a mild detergent derived from vegetable oils and sugar. It is listed on the EPA Safer Chemicals Index and is considered a low hazard to health and the environment.
Other names: Butyl D-glucoside, Butyl D-glucopyranoside
EWG score: The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.