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Avalon Organics

Health Concerns of Ingredients:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredients Used by Avalon Organics

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
GERANIOL13 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
CITRAL21 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
COUMARIN10 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Miscellaneous
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (sunscreen grade)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
LIMONENE34 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Good
POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE18 productsUse restrictions, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
BENZYL ALCOHOL30 productsUse restrictions, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
CITRONELLOL6 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
LINALOOL28 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
FLAVOR1 productsMiscellaneous
Data: Fair
SD ALCOHOL 123 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: None
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Cancer, Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM (CINNAMON) LEAF OIL2 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
SALICYLIC ACID1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Good
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN WAX1 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Fair
LECITHIN2 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
POTASSIUM SORBATE33 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
BROMELAIN1 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE42 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDE1 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL13 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRUS GRANDIS (GRAPEFRUIT) PEEL OIL4 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL26 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
MYRISTYL MYRISTATE4 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
SODIUM BENZOATE38 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsUse restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL44 productsDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ALUMINA1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
COPAIFERA OFFICINALIS (BALSAM COPAIBA) RESIN4 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ARNICA MONTANA (ARNICA) FLOWER EXTRACT17 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
CASTOR OIL1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Data gaps
Data: Fair
ETHANOL21 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MICA1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT14 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL24 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CEDRUS ATLANTICA BARK EXTRACT10 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
GLYCERIN42 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT OIL9 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRIC ACID18 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) OIL3 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
ASCORBYL GLUCOSIDE8 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) BRAN8 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
BENZOIN EXTRACT7 productsNone Identified
Data: None
BETA-GLUCAN8 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
BORAGO OFFICINALIS (BORAGE) SEED OIL13 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CARICA PAPAYA (PAPAYA) FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT37 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) EXTRACT4 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT6 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CUCURBITA PEPO (PUMPKIN) SEED EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) ROOT POWDER2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) ROOT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA (CONEFLOWER) EXTRACT7 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
EUCALYPTUS CITRIODORA (LEMON-SCENTED GUM) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GERANIUM MACULATUM (SPOTTED CRANESBILL) OIL7 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GINKGO BILOBA (MAIDENHAIR TREE) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
LAMINARIA DIGITATA (HORSETAIL KELP) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) EXTRACT28 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
LINUM USITATISSIMUM (FLAX) OIL5 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
LINUM USITATISSIMUM (FLAX) SEED EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SOLANUM LYCOPERSICUM (TOMATO) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) LEAF EXTRACT7 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
QUILLAJA SAPONARIA (SOAPBARK) BARK EXTRACT4 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
RNA3 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) SEED OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM LAUROYL LACTYLATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SPIRULINA MAXIMA (ALGAE) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
STEVIA REBAUDIANA (SWEETLEAF) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
UBIQUINONE7 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
URTICA DIOICA (NETTLE) LEAF EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
WHITE TEA5 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BIOSACCHARIDE GUM-12 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CEDRUS DEODARA WOOD OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CHLORELLA PYRENOIDOSA EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CHONDRUS CRISPUS (CARRAGEENAN) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) SEED EXTRACT7 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCYRRHIZA URALENSIS (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
KOU-CHA EKISU8 productsNone Identified
Data: None
LACTOBACILLUS FERMENT LYSATE5 productsNone Identified
Data: None
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) FLOWER EXTRACT4 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SERENOA SERRULATA FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM PHYTATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
TANACETUM VULGARE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BRASSICA OLERACEA ITALICA (BROCCOLI) SEED OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM ANISATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM LAURYLGLUCOSIDES HYDROXYPROPYLSULFONATE11 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CHENOPODIUM QUINOA SEED18 productsNone Identified
Data: None
LEUCONOSTOC/RADISH ROOT FERMENT FILTRATE5 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SHEA BUTTER DECYL ESTERS2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
BRASSICA ALCOHOL3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
BRASSICYL ISOLEUCINATE ESYLATE3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
LEUCOJUM AESTIVUM BULB EXTRACT6 productsNone Identified
Data: None
FUSEL WHEAT BRAN/STRAW GLYCOSIDES1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
PHYTOSTERYL CANOLA GLYCERIDES1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
DIHEPTYL SUCCINATE3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CAPRYLOYL GLYCERIN/SEBACIC ACID COPOLYMER3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
COCONUT ALKANES1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SORBITAN OLEATE DECYLGLUCOSIDE CROSSPOLYMER5 productsNone Identified
Data: None
HEPTYL GLUCOSIDE6 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL5 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT28 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
DIOSCOREA VILLOSA (WILD YAM) ROOT EXTRACT3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
JUGLANS REGIA (PERSIAN WALNUT)1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL12 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCO-SULFATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SALIX ALBA (WHITE WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT3 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ALGIN1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ANISALDEHYDE5 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ARACHIDYL ALCOHOL3 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
ARGININE9 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CALCIUM GLUCONATE7 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE30 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CINNAMOMUM CAMPHORA (CAMPHOR) OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL14 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CORIANDRUM SATIVUM (CORIANDER) FRUIT OIL4 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
FERULA GALBANIFLUA (FERULA GUMMOSA) RESIN OIL1 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
GLUCONOLACTONE7 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
INULIN11 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
LINOLEIC ACID1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
LITSEA CUBEBA (MAY CHANG) OIL3 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
MALTODEXTRIN1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA (BABASSU) SEED OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL4 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
POLYHYDROXYSTEARIC ACID1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
PUMICE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL5 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SORBITOL4 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
MENTHA ARVENSIS (WILD MINT) OIL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUM32 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT OIL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CANARIUM LUZONICUM (ELEMI) GUM NONVOLATILES4 productsNone Identified
Data: None
GAMMA-UNDECALACTONE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
LINUM USITATISSIMUM (LINSEED) SEED OIL8 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM LEVULINATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
VANILLIN5 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PINENE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ETHYL ACETOACETATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ALEURITES MOLUCCANA (KUKUI) SEED OIL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C)8 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)2 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
BEESWAX1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BEHENYL ALCOHOL4 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)21 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CALCIUM ASCORBATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL8 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOL3 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CETYL ALCOHOL22 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE12 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL STEARATE SE14 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL16 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
HYALURONIC ACID3 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
LINALYL ACETATE1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) OIL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL8 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
OLEIC ACID1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL10 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM HYALURONATE14 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SQUALANE6 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER5 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL7 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SACCHAROMYCES/XYLINUM BLACK TEA FERMENT6 productsNone Identified
Data: None
delta-DODECALACTONE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE7 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL OLEATE2 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL16 productsEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
STEARYL ALCOHOL19 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
BISABOLOL20 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
TRIOLEIN1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
TOCOPHEROL4 productsCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR2 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
BENZALDEHYDE1 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CALCIUM CARBONATE1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
3-METHYL BUTYL ACETATE4 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
ETHYL ACETATE4 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards
Data: Fair
PALMITIC ACID1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
STEARIC ACID16 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
CAPRYLYL/ CAPRYL GLUCOSIDE4 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL5 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
COCO-CAPRYLATE/ CAPRATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
COCO-GLUCOSIDE13 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
DECYL GLUCOSIDE6 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
DISODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
POLYGLYCERYL-3 RICINOLEATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-6 DISTEARATE9 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATE5 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM STEAROYL GLUTAMATE7 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL EXTRACT8 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-2 SESQUIOLEATE2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
BABASSU OIL POLYGLYCERYL-4 ESTERS2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOYL THREONINATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE7 productsUse restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) LEAF EXTRACT3 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PHENETHYL ALCOHOL6 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
SODIUM SULFATE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
ISOAMYL LAURATE1 productsUse restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: None
POLYGLYCERYL-5 OLEATE4 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL4 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM CHLORIDE14 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATER45 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

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