EURECO™ HC grades are preparations suitable for ORAL CARE and SKIN CARE applications.

In Oral Care EURECO™ HC acts as powerful whitening and anti-plaque agent in toothpastes, whitening dental kits and mothwashes. EURECO™ HC does not release Hydrogen Peroxide hence it is compliant with EU Cosmetic Regulation (EC) 1223/2009. In Skin Care EURECO™ HC offers depigmentation, sebum balancing and anti-acne effects.

INCI Name: Phthalimido-peroxycaproic acid
CTFA File:  No. 2296
CosIng file

  • Superior bleach performance on teeth stains
  • Visible whitening effects in a few applications
  • Long lasting bacteria load reduction in the mouth
  • Anti-plaque effect
  • Deodorization
  • No release of Hydrogen Peroxide
  • No negative impact on gum or mucosa
  • Very low dosage requirement
  • No needs of UV light activation
  • Not a dangerous chemical

Stable water suspension of PAP tiny crystals suitable to manufacture 
  • Dental kits and stripe 
  • Mouthwash 
  • Dental cleaners 

  • Whitening/antiplaque toothpastes
  • Whitening dental stripes
  • Whitening dental kits
  • Bactericidal/whitening/antiplaque mouthwash lotions
  • Cleaning/disinfection/deodorization of dentures


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  • Brand
  • Synonyms


Segments Applications
Personal Care Oral Care | Skin Care

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Peroxygens Hydrogen Peroxides Phthalimido-peroxycaproic acid

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa

Download documentation for EURECO™ HC L17