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TRICLOSAN

 
This substance ranges from C to F depending on concentration/usage.
Asthma/Respiratory
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Skin Allergies &
Irritation
 
Some Concern
 
Developmental &
Reproductive Toxicity
 
Moderate Concern
 
Cancer
 
Some Concern
 
Environment
 
High Concern
 
Top scoring factors: Evidence of chronic aquatic toxicity; acute aquatic toxicity; general ecotoxicity
TRICLOSAN can be found in 12 products.
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Evidence

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
 
high
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Very toxic to aquatic life
 
high
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Causes skin irritation
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Causes serious eye irritation
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes

Impurities

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Known to cause cancer
 
some
 
Prop 65 - CA Proposition 65
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Suspected of causing cancer
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Known to cause reproductive toxicity
 
some
 
Prop 65 - CA Proposition 65
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Reasonably Anticipated To Be Human Carcinogen
 
some
 
NTP 12th RoC - NTP RoC
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Probably carcinogenic to humans
 
some
 
EPA Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) - Cancer - Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
embryo/fetal damage
 
some
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
central nervous system impairment
 
some
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
liver damage
 
some
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Harmful if swallowed
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Possibly carcinogenic to humans
 
some
 
IARC 103 - IARC
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans
 
some
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Impurity: CHLOROFORM
Causes skin irritation
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
 
 
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