Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About CI 75120: CI 75120 is a coloring matter from the seeds of Bixa orellana.
Function(s): Colorant; COSMETIC COLORANT
Synonym(s): 6,6'-DIAPO-PSI,PSI-CAROTENEDIOIC ACID; 6,6'-DIAPO-Y,Y ,-CAROTENEDIOIC ACID; ANNATTO (E 160B) ; BETA-NORBIXEN; E 160B; NORBIXEN; NORBIXIN
|44 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|CTFA (Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association). 2006. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook, 11th Edition. Color Additive Information. Washington, DC.|
|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/ .|
|FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. Color Additive Status List. September 2006.|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
Products Containing the Ingredient
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