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INGREDIENTS PURPOSE
Ethyl Alcohol 62% v/v
Antiseptic.
Ethyl Alcohol 70% v/v
Antiseptic.
Acetate/Ethylene/Hydroxymethylacrylamide/Acrylamide Copolymer
Holds together the layers of the center core that absorbs fluid for a comfortable and dry wearing experience.
Active Ingredient: Benzalkonium Chloride
Antiseptic.
Active Ingredient: Chloroxylenol
Antiseptic.
Active Ingredient: Citric Acid 7.51%
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue.
Active Ingredient: Ethyl Alcohol
Antiseptic.
Active ingredient: Sodium Lauryl Sulfate 2.02%
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue.
Adhesives
Used to hold things together. In our tissues, attaches the tissue to the roll or attaches the end tissue. In our diapers, feminine care and adult care products adhesives are used to hold the components together or help adhere the products to garments.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aloe Vera
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aminomethyl Propanol
Helps keep the product pH balanced.
Behenamido (2-methylpropyl) PEG/PPG Stearate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Behenyl Alcohol
A gentle conditioner to help soothe delicate skin.
Benzalkonium Chloride
Antiseptic.
Betaine
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
BHT
Used to help protect the product or materials from deterioration.
Blue 1
Provides Color.
Butoxy PEG-4 PG-Amodimethicone
Helps keep skin soft and smooth and helps wipe glide across the skin.
C12-14 Sec-Pareth-3
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
C9-11 Pareth-6
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract
A plant extract from the pot marigold.
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
A plant extract from green tea.
Capryleth-4
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Caprylic/Capric/Myristic/Stearic Triglyceride
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Caprylyl Glycol
Helps soften and smooth the skin's surface.
Carbomer
Helps to thicken and keep the ingredients combined within the formulation.
Cellulose
The main component of our tissue and towel products. In our absorbent hygiene products, it helps absorb wetness and store it away.
Ceresin
A mineral wax. In wipes and lotions it is used to help thicken the lotion and to hold the ingredients of the lotion together.
Ceteareth-10
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Cetearyl Alcohol
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Ceteth-10
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Cetyl Alcohol
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep the product fresh.
Chloroxylenol
Antiseptic.
Citric Acid
Used to balance the pH of wipes, lotions, and soaps.
Citric Acid†
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue.
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil
Helps clean skin.
Cocamide DIPA
Helps clean skin.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate
Helps clean skin.
Coco-Betaine
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Coco-Glucoside
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
Used to help keep skin soft and smooth.
Colorants
Pigments and colorants are used to provide the colors and designs seen on our products. The amounts we use per product are very small and are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Color-changing wetness indicator
An adhesive with color-changing ink that helps to identify when urination has occurred without disturbing the baby.
Conditioners
Added to our tissue and towel products to improve the overall experience of the product. Conditioners may improve softness or strength.
Cotton
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. We use it to make a material that helps skin feel clean and comfortable.
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract
A plant extract from the fruit of the cucumber.
Deceth-4 Phosphate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Dicocodimonium Chloride
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Diethylhexyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Dimethicone
Helps keep skin soft and smooth and help our wipes glide across the skin.
Disodium EDTA
Helps keep the product fresh and stable.
Disodium Ethylene Dicocamide PEG-15 Disulfate
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean delicate skin.
DMDM Hydantoin
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Drometrizole
Used to help protect the product or materials from deterioration by absorbing, reflecting, or scattering UV rays.
Ethylene Carbonate
Used as an aid to help keep ingredients combined.
Ethylene/Propylene Copolymer
Used in our nonwoven fabrics to deliver softness, durability, and protection.
Ethylhexyl Stearate
A conditioner commonly used in cosmetic and personal care products. We use it to help soothe delicate skin.
Food Grade Sugar
Helps provide a cool sensation when wet.
Fragrance
Fragrances are used in some of our products to provide a pleasant scent.
Glycerin
Used to help keep skin soft and smooth and to help promote nurtured skin.
Glyceryl Hydrogenated Rosinate
Used as an aid to help keep ingredients combined.
Glyceryl Stearate
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean skin and keep it soft and smooth.
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean skin.
Guar Gum
Helps deliver the optimal consistency when cleaning.
Hexylene Glycol
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Hydrocarbon Resin
A component of an adhesive.
Hydrogenated Mineral Oil
A clear odorless liquid that is used in cosmetics and adhesives.
Hydroxypropylcellulose
Helps the soap to foam.
Isopropanol
Helps clean skin.
Isopropyl Palmitate
Used to help keep skin soft and smooth.
Kaolin
A type of clay found in nature. It is used in foods, cosmetics, and other materials. It is used as a carrier and absorbent.
Laureth-10
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Laureth-3
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Lauryl Glucoside
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean skin.
Limonene
Helps clean skin.
Malic Acid
Balances the pH in our lotions, soaps, and wipes.
Meadowfoamamidopropyl Betaine
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Medical-Grade Silicone
Non-Absorbent Core to gently lift and give support to the urethra.
Methylchloroisothiazolinone
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Methylisothiazolinone
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Methylparaben
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Methylpropanediol
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Mineral Oil
A clear odorless liquid used routinely to help keep skin soft and smooth. It is also used as a component of adhesives.
Octadecyl Di-T-Butyl-4-Hydroxyhydrocinnamate
A common antioxidant used in personal care products to protect from breakdown and help ensure the quality, integrity and safety of the product.
Octyl Potassium Phosphate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Organic Cotton
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. We use it to make a material that helps skin feel clean and comfortable.
Other Ingredients: 90.47%
Other Ingredients in Kleenex® Anti-viral† Tissues
Panthenol
The water-soluble provitamin form of Vitamin B5.
Paraffin
An oil or wax commonly used in adhesives and cosmetics. It provides a smooth feel.
Paraffin Wax
A white or colorless soft, solid wax commonly used in adhesives, candles, cosmetics and for sealing/waterproofing materials.
PEG-10 Castor Oil
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Dimethicone
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Dimethicone†
A foaming agent used in soaps.
PEG-10 Hydrogenated Castor Oil
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Laurate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Oleate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-14M
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
PEG-15 Cocoate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-50 Shea Butter
PEG-50 Shea Butter is a plant derived material from the sheatree.
Peg-6 Trimethylpropane Triacrylate
Helps to enhance absorption for wetness protection.
PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Pentaerythrityl Rosinate
A component of an adhesive.
Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate
A common antioxidant used in personal care products to protect from breakdown and help ensure the quality, integrity and safety of the product.
Petrolatum
A mild ingredient used to help keep skin soft and smooth.
Phenoxyethanol
A widely used preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep wipes and soaps fresh.
Pigment Black 7
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Blue 15
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 122
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 48
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 53:1
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 57
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 57:1
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Violet 23
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment White 21
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment White 6
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Yellow 83
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment
Pigments and colorants are used to provide the colors and designs seen on our products. The amounts we use per product are very small and are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Poloxamer 335
Helps clean skin.
Polyester
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. We use it in our products to deliver softness and protection.
Polyethylene
A common material used in fibers and films. We use it to deliver softness, breathability, and protection. In a cosmetic, it can also be used to help keep a lotion thick.
Polyethylene Derived from Sugarcane
A plant-based material used to deliver softness, and performance.
Polyisobutene
A component of an adhesive.
Polyolefin Elastic
A material with stretch that provides a great fit and helps prevent leakage.
Polyoxyethylene, Lauryl Ether, Phosphate, Potassium Salt
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Polypropylene
A common material in fibers and films. Used to deliver softness, durability, and protection.
Polysorbate 20
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Polyurethane elastics
A material with stretch that provides a great fit and helps prevent leakage.
Polyurethane Resin
Used in a durable high-performance fiber used in many elastics to help provide a great fit and help prevent leakage.
Polyurethane/polyolefin elastics
A material with stretch that provides a great fit and helps prevent leakage.
Potassium Octadecyl Phosphate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PPG-2 Butyl Ether
A mild ingredient used to help keep skin soft.
Printing Inks
Printing inks are used to provide a decorative design. The colorants and pigments we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Propylene Glycol
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Propylene Glycol Alginate
Used to help deliver the optimal consistency when cleaning.
Pumice
Provides grit to soaps.
Rayon
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. Rayon is made from purified cellulose fibers, which are typically created from wood pulp.
Red 33
Provides color.
Red 40
Provides color.
Silica
Helps keep ingredients from clumping together
Silicone-Coated Paper
Peel Strip - Keeps Adhesive Sticky.
Sodium (C13-18) Olefin Sulfonate
A common cosmetic ingredient used to help clean the skin. Also applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Benzoate
A widely used preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep wipes and soaps fresh.
Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Carbonate
Used to balance the pH.
Sodium Chloride
Also known as salt. Is used in our wipes to help maintain wipe strength.
Sodium Citrate
Helps balance pH to keep products fresh.
Sodium Laureth Sulfate
A common cosmetic ingredient used to help clean the skin. Also applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Laureth-4 Phosphate
A common cosmetic ingredient used to help clean the skin. Also applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate
Used to help clean the skin.
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate†
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue
Sodium Polyacrylate
A superabsorbent material that pulls in and absorbs fluid for wetness protection.
Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Solvent Blue 104
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Sorbic Acid
A widely used preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep wipes and soaps fresh.
Sorbitan Oleate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Stearamide DEA
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Stearamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Steareth-2
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Steareth-20
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Steareth-21
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Steareth-4
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Stearyl Alcohol
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Stearyl Heptanoate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth and provide a cool feeling.
Strength Enhancer Additives
Strength agents are used in our tissue products to provide strength to the tissue by helping to prevent tearing or weakness during use.
Styrene/Butadiene Copolymer
A main component of an adhesive.
Styrene/Isoprene Copolymer
A main component used in an adhesive.
Sucrose Stearate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Synthetic Beeswax
A manufactured wax commonly used in cosmetics and personal care products to help hold ingredients together.
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Extract
A plant extract from the Cocoa plant.
Tocopheryl Acetate
Also known as Vitamine E Acetate.
Tris(2,4-Ditert-Butylphenyl) Phosphite
A common antioxidant used in personal care products to protect from breakdown and help ensure the quality, integrity and safety of the product.
Vinyl acetate/ethylene copolymer
Holds together the layers of the center core that absorbs fluid for a comfortable and dry wearing experience.
Viscose
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. Viscose is made from purified cellulose fibers, which are typically created from wood pulp.
Vitamin E
Vitamin E
Water
Used as a liquid base of a product, helps keep ingredients combined, and helps clean skin. It can also be a component of many materials.
Wood Pulp
The main component of our tissue and towel products. In our absorbent hygiene products, it helps absorb wetness and store it away.
Xanthan Gum
Helps deliver the optimal consistency when cleaning.
Yellow 5
Provides color.
INGREDIENTS PURPOSE
Acetate/Ethylene/Hydroxymethylacrylamide/Acrylamide Copolymer
Holds together the layers of the center core that absorbs fluid for a comfortable and dry wearing experience.
Active Ingredient: Benzalkonium Chloride
Antiseptic.
Active Ingredient: Chloroxylenol
Antiseptic.
Active Ingredient: Citric Acid 7.51%
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue.
Active Ingredient: Ethyl Alcohol
Antiseptic.
Active ingredient: Sodium Lauryl Sulfate 2.02%
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue.
Adhesives
Used to hold things together. In our tissues, attaches the tissue to the roll or attaches the end tissue. In our diapers, feminine care and adult care products adhesives are used to hold the components together or help adhere the products to garments.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aloe Vera
A plant extract derived from the leaves of aloe plants.
Aminomethyl Propanol
Helps keep the product pH balanced.
Behenamido (2-methylpropyl) PEG/PPG Stearate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Behenyl Alcohol
A gentle conditioner to help soothe delicate skin.
Benzalkonium Chloride
Antiseptic.
Betaine
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
BHT
Used to help protect the product or materials from deterioration.
Blue 1
Provides Color.
Butoxy PEG-4 PG-Amodimethicone
Helps keep skin soft and smooth and helps wipe glide across the skin.
C12-14 Sec-Pareth-3
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
C9-11 Pareth-6
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract
A plant extract from the pot marigold.
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
A plant extract from green tea.
Capryleth-4
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Caprylic/Capric/Myristic/Stearic Triglyceride
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Caprylyl Glycol
Helps soften and smooth the skin's surface.
Carbomer
Helps to thicken and keep the ingredients combined within the formulation.
Cellulose
The main component of our tissue and towel products. In our absorbent hygiene products, it helps absorb wetness and store it away.
Ceresin
A mineral wax. In wipes and lotions it is used to help thicken the lotion and to hold the ingredients of the lotion together.
Ceteareth-10
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Cetearyl Alcohol
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Ceteth-10
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Cetyl Alcohol
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep the product fresh.
Chloroxylenol
Antiseptic.
Citric Acid
Used to balance the pH of wipes, lotions, and soaps.
Citric Acid†
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue.
Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil
Helps clean skin.
Cocamide DIPA
Helps clean skin.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate
Helps clean skin.
Coco-Betaine
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Coco-Glucoside
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil
Used to help keep skin soft and smooth.
Colorants
Pigments and colorants are used to provide the colors and designs seen on our products. The amounts we use per product are very small and are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Color-changing wetness indicator
An adhesive with color-changing ink that helps to identify when urination has occurred without disturbing the baby.
Conditioners
Added to our tissue and towel products to improve the overall experience of the product. Conditioners may improve softness or strength.
Cotton
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. We use it to make a material that helps skin feel clean and comfortable.
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract
A plant extract from the fruit of the cucumber.
Deceth-4 Phosphate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Dicocodimonium Chloride
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Diethylhexyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Dimethicone
Helps keep skin soft and smooth and help our wipes glide across the skin.
Disodium EDTA
Helps keep the product fresh and stable.
Disodium Ethylene Dicocamide PEG-15 Disulfate
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean delicate skin.
DMDM Hydantoin
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Drometrizole
Used to help protect the product or materials from deterioration by absorbing, reflecting, or scattering UV rays.
Ethylene Carbonate
Used as an aid to help keep ingredients combined.
Ethylene/Propylene Copolymer
Used in our nonwoven fabrics to deliver softness, durability, and protection.
Ethylhexyl Stearate
A conditioner commonly used in cosmetic and personal care products. We use it to help soothe delicate skin.
INGREDIENTS PURPOSE
Food Grade Sugar
Helps provide a cool sensation when wet.
Fragrance
Fragrances are used in some of our products to provide a pleasant scent.
Glycerin
Used to help keep skin soft and smooth and to help promote nurtured skin.
Glyceryl Hydrogenated Rosinate
Used as an aid to help keep ingredients combined.
Glyceryl Stearate
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean skin and keep it soft and smooth.
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean skin.
Guar Gum
Helps deliver the optimal consistency when cleaning.
Hexylene Glycol
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Hydrocarbon Resin
A component of an adhesive.
Hydrogenated Mineral Oil
A clear odorless liquid that is used in cosmetics and adhesives.
Hydroxypropylcellulose
Helps the soap to foam.
Isopropanol
Helps clean skin.
Isopropyl Palmitate
Used to help keep skin soft and smooth.
INGREDIENTS PURPOSE
Kaolin
A type of clay found in nature. It is used in foods, cosmetics, and other materials. It is used as a carrier and absorbent.
Laureth-10
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Laureth-3
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Lauryl Glucoside
A gentle conditioner used to help soothe and clean skin.
Limonene
Helps clean skin.
Malic Acid
Balances the pH in our lotions, soaps, and wipes.
Meadowfoamamidopropyl Betaine
A surfactant that is used to help clean the skin.
Medical-Grade Silicone
Non-Absorbent Core to gently lift and give support to the urethra.
Methylchloroisothiazolinone
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Methylisothiazolinone
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Methylparaben
A preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep soap fresh.
Methylpropanediol
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Mineral Oil
A clear odorless liquid used routinely to help keep skin soft and smooth. It is also used as a component of adhesives.
Octadecyl Di-T-Butyl-4-Hydroxyhydrocinnamate
A common antioxidant used in personal care products to protect from breakdown and help ensure the quality, integrity and safety of the product.
Octyl Potassium Phosphate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Organic Cotton
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. We use it to make a material that helps skin feel clean and comfortable.
Other Ingredients: 90.47%
Other Ingredients in Kleenex® Anti-viral† Tissues
INGREDIENTS PURPOSE
Panthenol
The water-soluble provitamin form of Vitamin B5.
Paraffin
An oil or wax commonly used in adhesives and cosmetics. It provides a smooth feel.
Paraffin Wax
A white or colorless soft, solid wax commonly used in adhesives, candles, cosmetics and for sealing/waterproofing materials.
PEG-10 Castor Oil
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Dimethicone
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Dimethicone†
A foaming agent used in soaps.
PEG-10 Hydrogenated Castor Oil
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Laurate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-10 Oleate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-14M
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
PEG-15 Cocoate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PEG-50 Shea Butter
PEG-50 Shea Butter is a plant derived material from the sheatree.
Peg-6 Trimethylpropane Triacrylate
Helps to enhance absorption for wetness protection.
PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Pentaerythrityl Rosinate
A component of an adhesive.
Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate
A common antioxidant used in personal care products to protect from breakdown and help ensure the quality, integrity and safety of the product.
Petrolatum
A mild ingredient used to help keep skin soft and smooth.
Phenoxyethanol
A widely used preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep wipes and soaps fresh.
Pigment Black 7
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Blue 15
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 122
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 48
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 53:1
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 57
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Red 57:1
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Violet 23
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment White 21
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment White 6
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment Yellow 83
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Pigment
Pigments and colorants are used to provide the colors and designs seen on our products. The amounts we use per product are very small and are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Poloxamer 335
Helps clean skin.
Polyester
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. We use it in our products to deliver softness and protection.
Polyethylene
A common material used in fibers and films. We use it to deliver softness, breathability, and protection. In a cosmetic, it can also be used to help keep a lotion thick.
Polyethylene Derived from Sugarcane
A plant-based material used to deliver softness, and performance.
Polyisobutene
A component of an adhesive.
Polyolefin Elastic
A material with stretch that provides a great fit and helps prevent leakage.
Polyoxyethylene, Lauryl Ether, Phosphate, Potassium Salt
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Polypropylene
A common material in fibers and films. Used to deliver softness, durability, and protection.
Polysorbate 20
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Polyurethane elastics
A material with stretch that provides a great fit and helps prevent leakage.
Polyurethane Resin
Used in a durable high-performance fiber used in many elastics to help provide a great fit and help prevent leakage.
Polyurethane/polyolefin elastics
A material with stretch that provides a great fit and helps prevent leakage.
Potassium Octadecyl Phosphate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
PPG-2 Butyl Ether
A mild ingredient used to help keep skin soft.
Printing Inks
Printing inks are used to provide a decorative design. The colorants and pigments we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Propylene Glycol
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Propylene Glycol Alginate
Used to help deliver the optimal consistency when cleaning.
Pumice
Provides grit to soaps.
Rayon
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. Rayon is made from purified cellulose fibers, which are typically created from wood pulp.
Red 33
Provides color.
Red 40
Provides color.
Silica
Helps keep ingredients from clumping together
Silicone-Coated Paper
Peel Strip - Keeps Adhesive Sticky.
Sodium (C13-18) Olefin Sulfonate
A common cosmetic ingredient used to help clean the skin. Also applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Benzoate
A widely used preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep wipes and soaps fresh.
Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Carbonate
Used to balance the pH.
Sodium Chloride
Also known as salt. Is used in our wipes to help maintain wipe strength.
Sodium Citrate
Helps balance pH to keep products fresh.
Sodium Laureth Sulfate
A common cosmetic ingredient used to help clean the skin. Also applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Laureth-4 Phosphate
A common cosmetic ingredient used to help clean the skin. Also applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate
Used to help clean the skin.
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate†
Inactivation of certain viruses within the tissue
Sodium Polyacrylate
A superabsorbent material that pulls in and absorbs fluid for wetness protection.
Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Solvent Blue 104
A colorant used to color a material or in a printing ink to provide a decorative design. The colorants we use are evaluated to ensure they are safe and non-sensitizing.
Sorbic Acid
A widely used preservative to help prevent microbial contamination. Helps keep wipes and soaps fresh.
Sorbitan Oleate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Stearamide DEA
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Stearamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Steareth-2
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Steareth-20
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Steareth-21
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Steareth-4
Helps keep the ingredients combined within the product or formulation.
Stearyl Alcohol
Helps keep skin soft and smooth.
Stearyl Heptanoate
Helps keep skin soft and smooth and provide a cool feeling.
Strength Enhancer Additives
Strength agents are used in our tissue products to provide strength to the tissue by helping to prevent tearing or weakness during use.
Styrene/Butadiene Copolymer
A main component of an adhesive.
Styrene/Isoprene Copolymer
A main component used in an adhesive.
Sucrose Stearate
Applied to materials or fibers to enhance the feel, breathability, absorbency, or the ability of a material to repel fluid.
Synthetic Beeswax
A manufactured wax commonly used in cosmetics and personal care products to help hold ingredients together.
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Extract
A plant extract from the Cocoa plant.
Tocopheryl Acetate
Also known as Vitamine E Acetate.
Tris(2,4-Ditert-Butylphenyl) Phosphite
A common antioxidant used in personal care products to protect from breakdown and help ensure the quality, integrity and safety of the product.
INGREDIENTS PURPOSE
Vinyl acetate/ethylene copolymer
Holds together the layers of the center core that absorbs fluid for a comfortable and dry wearing experience.
Viscose
A common fiber found in many fabrics or textiles. Viscose is made from purified cellulose fibers, which are typically created from wood pulp.
Vitamin E
Vitamin E
Water
Used as a liquid base of a product, helps keep ingredients combined, and helps clean skin. It can also be a component of many materials.
Wood Pulp
The main component of our tissue and towel products. In our absorbent hygiene products, it helps absorb wetness and store it away.
Xanthan Gum
Helps deliver the optimal consistency when cleaning.
Yellow 5
Provides color.