Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
About POTASSIUM COCOYL HYDROLYZED COLLAGEN: Potassium Cocoyl Hydrolyzed Collagen is a potassium salt of the condensation product ofcoconut acid chloride and Hydrolyzed Collagen (q.v.).
Function(s): Hair Conditioning Agent; Skin-Conditioning Agent - Miscellaneous; Surfactant - CleansingAgent; SKIN CONDITIONING
Synonym(s): ACID CHLORIDES, COCO, REACTION PRODUCTS WITH PROTEIN HYDROLYZATES, POTASSIUM SALTS; POTASSIUM COCO HYDROLYZED ANIMAL PROTEIN; POTASSIUM COCO HYDROLYZED PROTEIN; POTASSIUM COCO-HYDROLYZED ANIMAL PROTEIN; POTASSIUM COCO-HYDROLYZED ANIMAL PROTEIN SOLUTION; POTASSIUM COCOYL HYDROL YZED ANIMAL PROTEIN; POTASSIUM SALTS ACID CHLORIDES, COCO, REACTION PRODUCTS WITH PROTEIN HYDROLYZATES; REACTION PRODUCTS WITH PROTEIN HYDROLYZATES POTASSIUM SALTS ACID CHLORIDES, COCO
|Human skin toxicant or allergen - strong evidence||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Not suspected to be persistent||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.|
|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. |
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