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Data last updated:
July 2013

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Crest 3D White Glamorous White Fluoride Anticavity Toothpaste, Vibrant Mint

EWG scientists reviewed Crest 3D White Glamorous White Fluoride Anticavity Toothpaste, Vibrant Mint 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 Crest 3D White Glamorous White Fluoride Anticavity Toothpaste, Vibrant Mint is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
SODIUM FLUORIDEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Multiple, additive exposure sources, Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
FLAVORMiscellaneous
Data: Fair
COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
SODIUM HYDROXIDEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
SODIUM LAURETH-2 PHOSPHATEEcotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
MICAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
XYLITOLNone Identified
Data: Fair
SUCRALOSENone Identified
Data: Limited
POLYETHELENE OXIDE
POLYETHYLENE OXIDE
None Identified
Data: None
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE
BLUE 1 LAKE
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
SORBITOLNone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM PYROPHOSPHATENone Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUMNone Identified
Data: Fair
CELLULOSE GUMNone Identified
Data: Fair
CARBOMERNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM SACCHARINMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
POLYETHYLENEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Data gaps
Data: None
HYDRATED SILICAPersistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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