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Data last updated:
October 2012

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Brac Fini Sapuni Mljet Soap with Pure Mint Oil from the Croatian Island of Mljet

EWG scientists reviewed Brac Fini Sapuni Mljet Soap with Pure Mint Oil from the Croatian Island of Mljet 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 Brac Fini Sapuni Mljet Soap with Pure Mint Oil from the Croatian Island of Mljet is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
SODIUM HYDROXIDEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions The product manufacturer has listed sodium hydroxide on the product label or has informed Skin Deep's research team that it is used to make the product. In a properly manufactured soap, this common raw ingredient completely reacts with oils; none remains in the product. Therefore, the hazards associated with sodium hydroxide are not considered relevant for this product.
PROPYLENE GLYCOLEnhanced skin absorption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
SODIUM STEARATEData gaps, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
MENTHAE AETHEROLEUM (MINT OIL)
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
LAURYL POLYGLUCOSENone Identified
Data: None
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM OLIVATE
[product of sodium hydroxide and OLIVAE OLEUM VIRGINUM (VIRGIN OLIVE OIL)]
None Identified
Data: Fair
GLUCOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM COCOATE
[product of sodium hydroxide and COCONUT OIL]
None Identified
Data: Fair
CHLOROPHYLLNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM PALMATE
[product of sodium hydroxide and PALM OIL]
None Identified
Data: Fair
WATER
AQUA
Innocuous
Data: Robust


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