100% Biobased APG Citrate

Clean and Simple

100% Naturally-Derived,
Sulfate-Free, PEG-Free,
1,4-Dioxane free with low irritation

Suga®Citrate is the newest generation natural surfactant, meeting all the demands of today’s consumer. It is an extremely low irritation anionic surfactant derived entirely from renewable plant sources. SugaCitrate functionalized alkyl polyglucosides deliver many highly desirable product features. Luxurious cleansers with excellent foam, rich viscosity, and low irritation are easily achievable.

Suga®Citrate L1C is stable in hydrogen peroxide.

INCI: Disodium Laurylglucosides Hydroxypropyl Citrate

CAS: 2481100-10-9

Patent #: Pending


US (Cosmetic Use Only), Australia (AICIS Reported Introduction), EU (REACH)

   Suga®Citrate L1C contains 100% USDA certified biobased content via the USDA BioPreferred® Program.


  • 100% naturally-derived
  • PEG-free (1,4- Dioxane free)
  • Non-irritating to skin and eyes
  • Readily biodegradable
  • Retains clarity at low temperature
  • High clarity, low color, low odor
  • Shipped without preservatives
  • Cost-effective sulfate-free primary surfactant
  • Suitable for use with nearly all surfactant classes including quaternary compounds, amides, amphoterics and nonionics
  • Compatible with a wide variety of formulation additives, including popular extracts, humectants, and preservatives
  • Especially well-suited for - Clean beauty products - Highly sustainable cleansers - Baby care - Facial care - Sensitive skin needs


  • Sulfate-free cleansers - Mild cleansing - Foaming - Viscosity building - Irritation reduction
  • Wipes - Mild cleansing - Wetting
  • Syndet Bars - Mild cleansing - Foaming - Irritation reduction