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ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) BUTTER

Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
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Developmental &
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Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
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Synonym(s): ALOE BARBADENSIS BUTTER; ALOE VERA BUTTER

Cancer

Concern Reference
Possible human carcinogen (only for IF NON DECOLORIZED)IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer)
Possible human carcinogen (only for IF NON DECOLORIZED)Proposition 65 List of Carcinogens (September 2016) can be obtained from http://oehha
Cancer - strong evidence (only for IF NON DECOLORIZED)NTP (National Toxicology Program)
Limited or incomplete evidence of cancer according to safety/hazard data – scientific review cannot classify as human carcinogen due to data gapsNTP (National Toxicology Program)

Data gaps

Concern Reference
137 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->NLM PubMed

Data Sources

IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer). 2016. Overall Evaluations of Carcinogenicity to Humans, as evaluated in IARC Monographs Volumes 1-113.
NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
NTP (National Toxicology Program). 2010. NTP TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE PHOTOCOCARCINOGENESIS STUDY OF ALOE VERA in SKH-1 MICE. NIH Publication No. 10-5894
NTP (National Toxicology Program). 2013. NTP TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE TOXICOLOGY AND CARCINOGENESIS STUDIES OF A NONDECOLORIZED WHOLE LEAF EXTRACT OF ALOE BARBADENSIS MILLER (ALOE VERA) IN F344/N RATS AND B6C3F1 MICE (DRINKING WATER STUDIES). NIH Publication No. 13-5910.
Proposition 65 List of Carcinogens (September 2016) can be obtained from http://oehha.ca.gov/proposition-65/proposition-65-list.

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