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SUNFLOWER LECITHIN

SUNFLOWER LECITHIN
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Overall SUNFLOWER LECITHIN is of lower concern in food.

The overall ingredient concern is determined by using a weight of evidence evaluation of the known safety or hazards. In calculating an overall ingredient score multiple findings of low concern may lead to an overall moderate concern rating, or multiple moderate concerns may lead to a high concern rating. For more details read EWG's ingredient concern methodology.

Specific concerns for SUNFLOWER LECITHIN

Concerns from impurities

Concern
 
Level of Concern in Food
 
Source
Impurity: NITROSAMINES
Known to cause cancer
 
lower
Proposition 65 List (2020 Update) - California OEHHA (Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment)
Impurity: NITROSAMINES
Probably carcinogenic to humans
 
lower
Agents classified by the IARC Monographs (through Volume 127) - International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
Impurity: NITROSAMINES
Probably carcinogenic to humans
 
lower
EPA Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) - Cancer - Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Impurity: NITROSAMINES
Reasonably Anticipated To Be Human Carcinogen
 
lower
NTP 14th Report on Carcinogens - National Toxicology Program (NTP)
Impurity: NITROSAMINES
NTP Toxcast scored 1.5-2.5
 
lower
EWG Toxcast Analysis - National Toxicology Program (NTP)
 

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