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Tide Ultra plus a Touch of Downy HE Powder Detergent, April Essence


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CATEGORY

Laundry Detergent, HE

BRAND

Tide

DATA LAST UPDATED

September 10, 2012

Ingredient concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

Health Concerns

  • No Data
    Asthma / Respiratory
  • No Data
    Skin Allergies & Irritation
  • No Data
    Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
  • No Data
    Cancer
  • SOME
    Environment

Ingredient scores

Ingredient Disclosure: poor

Ingredients are scored based on their formulation and concentration in this product. Click on an ingredient for more information.

D
DISODIUM DIAMINOSTILBENE DISULFONATE
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CONCERNS Disclosure Concern: non-specific ingredient
D
CI 42090 (FD&C BLUE NO. 1 OR D&C BLUE NO. 4)
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CONCERNS Some Concern: nervous system effects, skin irritation/allergies/damage, cancer

Concerns from [ANILINE]: Some Concern: general systemic/organ effects, cancer, damage to DNA, skin irritation/allergies/damage, acute aquatic toxicity, damage to vision, respiratory effects

Concerns from [CADMIUM]: Some Concern: developmental/endocrine/reproductive effects, cancer, general systemic/organ effects, chronic aquatic toxicity, kidney and urinary effects
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D
FRAGRANCE
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CONCERNS Some Concern: skin irritation/allergies/damage, acute aquatic toxicity, respiratory effects, biodegradation;
Disclosure Concern: non-specific ingredient
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D
PEG-75
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CONCERNS

Concerns from [ETHYLENE OXIDE]: Some Concern: cancer, developmental/endocrine/reproductive effects, damage to DNA, general systemic/organ effects, respiratory effects, nervous system effects, skin irritation/allergies/damage, damage to vision

Concerns from [1,4-DIOXANE]: Some Concern: cancer, digestive system effects, respiratory effects, skin irritation/allergies/damage
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D
SODIUM POLYACRYLATE
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CONCERNS Moderate Concern: biodegradation

Concerns from [ACRYLIC ACID]: Some Concern: acute aquatic toxicity, general systemic/organ effects, skin irritation/allergies/damage, respiratory effects, damage to vision
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C
ALKYL SULFATES
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CONCERNS Disclosure Concern: non-specific ingredient
C
BENTONITE
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CONCERNS

Concerns from [LEAD]: Some Concern: developmental/endocrine/reproductive effects, acute aquatic toxicity, chronic aquatic toxicity, cancer, general systemic/organ effects, nervous system effects, blood-related effects
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C
PENTETIC ACID
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CONCERNS Some Concern: chronic aquatic toxicity
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C
LINEAR ALKYLBENZENE SULFONATES
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CONCERNS Disclosure Concern: non-specific ingredient
C
LIQUITINT RED
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C
SODIUM 4-NONANOYLOXYBENZENESULFONATE
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C
POLYETHELENE OXIDE
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C
SILICATE
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B
CELLULASE
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CONCERNS Some Concern: respiratory effects
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B
PALMITIC ACID
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CONCERNS Some Concern: acute aquatic toxicity
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B
PROTEASE
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CONCERNS Some Concern: respiratory effects
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B
SODIUM SILICOALUMINATE
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A
SODIUM CARBONATE
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CONCERNS Some Concern: damage to vision
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A
SODIUM CARBONATE PEROXIDE
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CONCERNS Some Concern: respiratory effects, damage to vision, skin irritation/allergies/damage
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A
SODIUM SULFATE
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A
WATER
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ETHOXYLATES
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CONCERNS This non-specific ingredient was better disclosed elsewhere by the company
SILICONE FLUID SILICON COMPOUNDS
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CONCERNS This non-specific ingredient was better disclosed elsewhere by the company
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No label information available

This product is not certified as a green cleaner.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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Understanding scores

EWG provides information on cleaning product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings 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.

HOW WE DETERMINE SCORES

Hazard score

The Healthy Cleaning ingredient hazard score, from A to F, reflects known and suspected hazards linked to the ingredients. The EWG VERIFIED® mark means a product meets EWG’s strictest criteria for transparency and health.

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