Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About LEVISTICUM OFFICINALE OIL: Levisticum Officinale Oil is a volatile oil distilled from Levisticum officinale.
Function(s): Fragrance Ingredient; MASKING; TONIC
Synonym(s): LEVISITICUM OFFICINALE OIL; LOVAGE (LEVISTICUM OFFICINALE KOCH) ; LOVAGE (LEVISTICUM OFFICINALE) OIL; LOVAGE EXTRACT (LEVISTICUM OFFICINALE KOCH) ; LOVAGE OIL; LOVAGE OIL (LEVISTICUM OFFICINALE KOC H) ; LOVAGE; LOVAGE HERB OIL; LOVAGE OIL; LOVAGE ROOF OIL; LOVAGE ROOT OIL; LOVAGE ROOTS ABSOLUTE; OIL OF LOVAGE; OILS, LOVAGE
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in food||FDA Everything Added to Food|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry. |
|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.|
|IFRA (International Fragrance Assocication). 2010. IFRA Fragrance Ingredient List based on 2008 Use Survey. Accessed online 01/04/2010: http://www.ifraorg.org/Home/News/Latest-News/page.aspx/66?xf_itemId=43&xf_selectionDatapartId=25|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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