Talk:Polyacrylic acid

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The chemical structure shown is incorrect. Polyacrylic acid has no methyl group. (talk) 13:14, 4 June 2009 (UTC)

Last edited at 13:14, 4 June 2009 (UTC). Substituted at 03:11, 30 April 2016 (UTC)

Consumer products[edit]

One of the primary reasons I imagine people will be searching for the word "carbomer" is because it is included in the ingredients of many consumer products. Can someone address the physical characteristics, properties, uses, and safety issues of carbomers? I've seen it classified as a thickener, I don't know much more about it.

Here's a basic list of toxicology data: -Sowatee (talk) 20:37, 5 February 2015 (UTC)