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CARICA PAPAYA (PAPAYA) FRUIT EXTRACT

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

About CARICA PAPAYA (PAPAYA) FRUIT EXTRACT: Carica Papaya (Papaya) Fruit Extract is an extract of the fruit of the papaya, Carica papaya.

Function(s): Skin-Conditioning Agent - Miscellaneous

Synonym(s): CARICA PAPAYA EXTRACT; CARICA PAPAYA FRUIT EXTRACT; EXTRACT OF CARICA PAPAYA; EXTRACT OF PAPAYA FRUIT; PAPAYA EXTRACT; PAPAYA FRUIT EXTRACT

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

IFRA (International Fragrance Assocication). 2010. IFRA Fragrance Ingredient List based on 2008 Use Survey. Accessed online 01/04/2010: http://www.ifraorg.org/Home/News/Latest-News/page.aspx/66?xf_itemId=43&xf_selectionDatapartId=25
NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer