Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About DIACETONE ALCOHOL: Diacetone Alcohol is a ketone.
Function(s): Fragrance Ingredient; Solvent; MASKING
Synonym(s): 2-HYDROXY-2-METHYL-4-PENTANONE; 2-PENTANONE, 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL-; 2PENTANONE, 4HYDROXY4METHYL; 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL- 2-PENTANONE; 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL-2-PENTANONE; 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYLPENTAN-2-ONE; 2-METHYL-2-PENTANOL-4-ONE; 4-HYDROXY-2-KETO-4-METHYLPENTANE; 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL PENTAN-2-ONE; 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL-2-PENTANONE; 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL-2-PENTANONE (OSHA)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as expected to be toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
|Classified as irritant||European Union - Classification & Labelling|
|100 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|nervous system - weight of evidence unknown/unassessed/unreview: published lit review or major tox study||National Library of Medicine HazMap|
|CPS&Q (Consumer Products Safety & Quality) formely known as ECB (European Chemicals Bureau). 2008. Classification and Labelling: Chemicals: Annex VI of Directive 67/548/EEC through the 31st ATP.|
|EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry. |
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2006. HazMap — Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents.|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
Products Containing the Ingredient
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