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Trisodium EDTA is similar to tetrasodium EDTA. Used as a water-softening and chelating agent (a compound that binds and separates metals, keeping them from bonding to other ingredients).
References for this information:
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, October 2020
Advances in Wound Care, July 2015, pages 415-421
International Journal of Toxicology, December 2001
See tetrasodium EDTA
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