Sodium silicate, also known as water glass, is formed by the reaction of sodium carbonate and silicon dioxide (the main component of sand). We use this ingredient in our dishwasher and laundry detergents to soften hard water, prevent corrosion in machines and improve the durability and effectiveness of the detergent granules.
Anti-Corrosion Agent, Carrier
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.