Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Other LOW concerns: Data gaps, Ecotoxicology
About TEA COCOYL HYDROLYZED COLLAGEN: TEA-Cocoyl Hydrolyzed Collagen is a triethanolamine salt of the condensation product ofcoconut acid chloride and Hydrolyzed Collagen (q.v.).
Function(s): Hair Conditioning Agent; Skin-Conditioning Agent - Miscellaneous; Surfactant - CleansingAgent; ANTISTATIC; SKIN CONDITIONING
Synonym(s): TEA-COCOYL HYDROLYZED COLLAGEN, ACID CHLORIDES, COCO, REACTION PRODUCTS WITH PROTEIN HYDROLYZATES, COMPDS. WITH TRIETHANOLAMINE; COMPDS. WITH TRIETHANOLAMINE ACID CHLORIDES, COCO, REACTION PRODUCTS WITH PROTEIN HYDROLYZATES; REACTION PRODUCTS WITH PROTEIN HYDROLYZATES COMPDS. WITH TRIETHANOLAMINE ACID CHLORIDES, COCO; TEA-COCO HYDROLYZED ANIMAL PROTEIN; TEA-COCO HYDROLYZED PROTEIN; TEA-COCOYL HYDROLYZED ANIMAL PROTEIN
|Human skin toxicant or allergen - strong evidence||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|Restricted in cosmetics (recommendations or requirements) - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - ||CosIng|
|Uncertain environmental toxin and uncertain persistent or bioaccumulative||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|
|Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in product||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|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. |
|European Commission. 2013. Cosing, the European Commission database with information on cosmetic substances and ingredients. Accessed on March 1, 2013 at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/cosmetics/cosing/ .|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
Products Containing the Ingredient
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