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DIETHANOLAMINE

 
This substance ranges from C to F depending on concentration/usage.
Asthma/Respiratory
 
Moderate Concern
 
Skin Allergies &
Irritation
 
Moderate Concern
 
Developmental &
Reproductive Toxicity
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Cancer
 
Moderate Concern
 
Environment
 
Some Concern
 
Top scoring factors: Evidence of cancer; skin irritation/allergies/damage; respiratory effects
DIETHANOLAMINE can be found in 2 products.
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Evidence

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Known to cause cancer
 
high
 
Prop 65 - CA Proposition 65
kidney damage
 
moderate
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Asthmagen (allergic)
 
moderate
 
AOEC Asthmagen list - AOEC
Harmful if swallowed
 
moderate
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure
 
moderate
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Possibly carcinogenic to humans
 
moderate
 
IARC 103 - IARC
Asthmagen
 
some
 
AOEC Asthmagen list - AOEC
confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans
 
some
 
Threshold Limit Value (TLV) Basis - American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)
Causes serious eye damage
Only in: Drain Opener/Clog Remover; Oven Cleaner
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Causes skin irritation
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
 
 
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