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CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER OIL

 
Asthma/Respiratory
 
Some Concern
 
Skin Allergies &
Irritation
 
Some Concern
 
Developmental &
Reproductive Toxicity
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Cancer
 
Some Concern
 
Environment
 
Some Concern
 
Top scoring factors: Evidence of acute aquatic toxicity; skin irritation/allergies/damage; respiratory effects
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Evidence

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Component: D-LIMONENE
Recognized by the European Union as a skin allergen
 
some
 
Allergen list - EU Cosmetics Directive
Component: D-LIMONENE
Not classifiable as to its carcinogenicity to humans
 
low
 
IARC 103 - IARC

Impurities

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Suspected of causing cancer
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Carcinogenic to humans
 
some
 
IARC 103 - IARC
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Only in: Oven Cleaner; Drain Opener/Clog Remover; Hard Water Stain Remover; Toilet Cleaner; Stove Top Cleaner
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Known to cause cancer
 
some
 
Prop 65 - CA Proposition 65
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Known To Be Human Carcinogen
 
some
 
NTP 12th RoC - NTP RoC
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Probably carcinogenic to humans
 
some
 
EPA Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) - Cancer - Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Toxic in contact with skin
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Toxic if swallowed
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Toxic if inhaled
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Generally accepted as an asthmagen
 
some
 
AOEC Asthmagen list - AOEC
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
suspected human carcinogen
 
some
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Asthmagen
 
some
 
AOEC Asthmagen list - AOEC
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
May cause an allergic skin reaction
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Only in: Drain Opener/Clog Remover; Oven Cleaner; Hard Water Stain Remover; Toilet Cleaner; Stove Top Cleaner
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: FORMALDEHYDE
eye irritation
 
low
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
 
 
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