Not a clean label ingredient
Dioctyl Sodium SulfosuccinateAlso known as: DSS, Docusate Sodium
Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate (DSS) is a synthetic, waxy solid used as a wetting agent, solubilizing agent, an emulsifier and thickening agent, and sometimes used to clean fruits and vegetables.
Note: The FDA has specific guidelines on the amounts of this additive for each permitted preparation. This additive is widely used as a laxative and stool softener. It is also permitted as a dilutant for color additives.
- Whole Foods
- Trader Joe's
- Aldi (SimplyNature)
- H-E-B Select Ingredients