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PYRUS CYDONIA (QUINCE) SEED EXTRACT

Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
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About PYRUS CYDONIA (QUINCE) SEED EXTRACT: Pyrus Cydonia Seed Extract is an extract of the seeds of the quince, Pyrus cydonia.

Function(s): Fragrance Ingredient; Skin-Conditioning Agent - Miscellaneous; SKIN CONDITIONING

Synoym(s): PYRUS CYDONIA SEED EXTRACT, CYDONIA OBLONGA EXTRACT; EXTRACT OF PYRUS CYDONIA; EXTRACT OF QUINCE; EXTRACT OF QUINCE (PYRUS CYDONIA) SEED; PYRUS CYDONIA EXTRACT; QUINCE (PYRUS CYDONIA) SEED EXTRACT; QUINCE EXTRACT; QUINCE SEED EXTRACT; QUINCE SEED EXTRACT (CYDONIA SPP.) ; QUINCE, CYDONIA OBLONGA, EXT.

Multiple, additive exposure sources

Concern Reference
Used in food or as an additive with limited or no toxicity information availableFDA Everything Added to Food

Data gaps

Concern Reference

Data Sources

FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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