Appendix 2 covers an assortment of preservatives commonly used in cosmetic microbiology. Beyond the structure. and chemical properties, the antimicrobial spectrum of each of the compounds, their toxicity, cosmetic and other applications as well as mode of application and effect are described. The book "Cosmetic Microbiology" gives an excellent overview and serves as a source of infomation for people who are active in the cosmetic industry and are responsible for product quality in the widest sense.
scite is a Brooklyn-based startup that helps researchers better discover and evaluate scientific articles through Smart Citations–citations that display the context of the citation and describe whether the article provides supporting or contrasting evidence. scite is used by researchers from dozens of countries and is funded in part by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health.