Final Report on the Safety Assessment of Ammonium, Potassium, and Sodium Persulfate

  title={Final Report on the Safety Assessment of Ammonium, Potassium, and Sodium Persulfate},
  author={Samantha Cheng Fehng Pang and Monice Zondlo Fiume},
  journal={International Journal of Toxicology},
  pages={21 - 7}
  • S. PangM. Fiume
  • Published 1 January 2001
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • International Journal of Toxicology
Ammonium, Potassium, and Sodium Persulfate are inorganic salts used as oxidizing agents in hair bleaches and hair-coloring preparations. Persulfates are contained in hair lighteners at concentrations up to 60%, in bleaches and lighteners at up to 22% and 16%, respectively, and in off-the-scalp products used to highlight hair strands at up to 25%. They are used in professional product bleaches and lighteners at similar concentrations. Much of the available safety test data are for Ammonium… 

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