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Church & Dwight Co.

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

Ingredients Used by Church & Dwight Co.

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
FRAGRANCE23 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
PROPYLPARABEN1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
BUTANE11 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (BUTADIENE)
Data: Good
ISOBUTANE11 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (BUTADIENE)
Data: Fair
TRICLOSAN3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (CHLOROFORM, DIOXINS)
Data: Fair
LILIAL3 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Endocrine disruption
Data: Fair
BENZYL SALICYLATE1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
GERANIOL2 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
HYDROXYCITRONELLAL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
LYRAL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
BHT1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
BENZYL BENZOATE2 productsUse restrictions, Occupational hazards, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption
Data: Fair
LIMONENE6 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Good
SD ALCOHOL 401 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer, Contamination concerns (BRUCINE, T-BUTYL ALCOHOL, BRUCINE SULFATE, QUASSIN)
Data: Limited
PEG-40 CASTOR OIL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
SODIUM FLUORIDE3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Multiple, additive exposure sources, Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
HEXYL CINNAMAL1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
LINALOOL8 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
FLAVOR4 productsMiscellaneous
Data: Fair
PEG/ PPG 116/ 66 COPOLYMER1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
PEG/ PPG 38/ 8 COPOLYMER1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
SD ALCOHOL 19 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: None
SD ALCOHOL 38B2 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: None
PROPANE8 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PETROLATUM1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (PAHS)
Data: Fair
CALCIUM HYDROXIDE5 productsUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
LECITHIN1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Fair
CALCIUM THIOGLYCOLATE1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
CHROMIUM HYDROXIDE GREEN1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
METHYLPARABEN1 productsEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PHENOXYETHANOL1 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
PEG-25 PROPYLENE GLYCOL STEARATE2 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
PEG-83 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
PEG-8 DISTEARATE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
PEG/ PPG-18/ 18 DIMETHICONE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
LAURETH-43 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Data gaps, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Fair
STEARETH-21 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology, Data gaps, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM SORBATE1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
DISTEARYLDIMONIUM CHLORIDE9 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
CYCLOPENTASILOXANE7 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Cancer, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE2 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDE2 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
MINERAL OIL6 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PEG-321 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM THIOGLYCOLATE5 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SPHINGOLIPIDS1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
ALUMINUM CHLOROHYDRATE2 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
D&C RED 331 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
D&C YELLOW 81 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
TALC6 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ASBESTIFORM FIBERS)
Data: Fair
STEARETH-211 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
CETEARETH-205 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
DIMETHICONE2 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
ZINC CITRATE TRIHYDRATE1 productsUse restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
STEARETH-201 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDE9 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
SODIUM BENZOATE1 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
SODIUM LAUROYL SARCOSINATE1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Limited
UREA2 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Good
SODIUM SILICATE1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
SODIUM HYDROXIDE6 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOL6 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
QUATERNIUM-18 BENTONITE1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
CYCLOHEXASILOXANE1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
CYCLOMETHICONE1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDES4 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CI 774911 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
TETRASODIUM EDTA3 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
SILICA, AMORPHOUS5 productsNone Identified
Data: Good
ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM TETRACHLOROHYDREX GLYCINE COMPLEX6 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
GLYCERIN2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
SODIUM CARBONATE PEROXIDE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE4 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
SODIUM MONOFLUOROPHOSPHATE1 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) OIL1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRIC ACID2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) STARCH9 productsUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Fair
D&C RED 30 LAKE1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: None
ACTINIDIA CHINENSIS (KIWI) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CALCIUM SULFATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CAPRYLYL METHICONE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CERAMIDE 31 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CORIANDER SEED OIL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CORN STARCH, MODIFIED1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
EUTERPE OLERACEA (ACAI) FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
OCTYLACRYLAMIDE/ ACRYLATES/ BUTYLAMINOETHYL/ METHACRYLATE COPOLYMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
PHYTOSTEROLS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
POLYSACCHARIDES1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CI 774922 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ILLITE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
LITCHI CHINENSIS FRUIT EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ETHYLHEXYL ISONONANOATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) SEED BUTTER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
D&C YELLOW 5 ALUMINUM LAKE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE4 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
FD&C RED 40 ALUMINUM LAKE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
ARGININE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DIPOTASSIUM PHOSPHATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ETHYLENE BRASSYLATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLUCONOLACTONE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROFLUOROCARBON 152A1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
MALTODEXTRIN1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (GERANIUM) FLOWER OIL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
SODIUM GLUCONATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SORBITOL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ALLANTOIN4 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CARBOMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CELLULOSE GUM3 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOL6 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
DIISOPROPYL ADIPATE3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
DISODIUM COCOAMPHODIACETATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL5 productsData gaps
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL PALMITATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
LITHIUM MAGNESIUM SODIUM SILICATE3 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: None
MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PARAFFIN2 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PHENYL TRIMETHICONE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
SODIUM BICARBONATE7 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM STEARATE3 productsEcotoxicology, Data gaps
Data: Limited
SORBITAN OLEATE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
TRIETHYL CITRATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
BUTYLENE GLYCOL1 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
LANOLIN4 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL2 productsEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
STEARYL ALCOHOL5 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
SODIUM SACCHARIN4 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) OIL1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
DISODIUM EDTA1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
POLYETHYLENE1 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Data gaps
Data: None
TOCOPHEROL1 productsCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
HYDRATED SILICA5 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
ISOSTEARYL BEHENATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
SILICA SILYLATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsUse restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
PPG-14 BUTYL ETHER5 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA)1 productsUse restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Data gaps
Data: Limited
SODIUM CHLORIDE1 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATER16 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

* Product counts only include current formulations sold by this company. The company may have other discontinued formulations that use this ingredient. Clicking on the link "X products" will identify all product formulations by this company that have used the ingredient.



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