Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL DIBENZOATE: Dipropylene Glycol Dibenzoate is a diester of polypropylene glycol and benzoic acid.
Function(s): Skin-Conditioning Agent - Emollient; SKIN CONDITIONING
Synonym(s): DIBENZOATE PROPANOL, OXY-BIS; OXY-BIS DIBENZOATE PROPANOL; OXYDIPROPYL DIBENZOATE; POLYOXYPROPYLENE (2) DIBENZOATE; POLYPROPYLENE GLYCOL (2) DIBENZOATE; PPG-2 DIBENZOATE; PROPANOL, OXY-BIS, DIBENZOATE; PROPANOL, OXYBIS, DIBENZOATE; 3,3'-OXYDI-1-PROPANOL, DIBENZOATE; BENZOFLEX 9-88; BENZOFLEX 9-88 SG
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as expected to be toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Classified as medium human health priority||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Not suspected to be persistent||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Not suspected to be bioaccumulative||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry. |
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
Products Containing the Ingredient
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