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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
January 2011

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Poofy Organics Peppymint Toothpaste (2011 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Poofy Organics Peppymint Toothpaste (2011 formulation) for safety according to the methodology outlined in our Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. We assess the ingredients listed on the labels of personal care products based on data in toxicity and regulatory databases, government and health agency assessments and the open scientific literature. EWG's rating for Poofy Organics Peppymint Toothpaste (2011 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL
TEA TREE ESSENTIAL OIL
(Active Ingredient)
(ORGANIC)
Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL
(Active Ingredient)
(ORGANIC)
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA)
ALOE VERA POWDER
(Active Ingredient)
(ORGANIC)
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
(Active Ingredient)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Fair
ERYTHRITOL
(Active Ingredient)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM BICARBONATE
(Active Ingredient)
None Identified
Data: Fair


About the ratings

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer