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4-METHYL-3-DECEN-5-OL

 
Asthma/Respiratory
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Skin Allergies &
Irritation
 
Some Concern
 
Developmental &
Reproductive Toxicity
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Cancer
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Environment
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Top scoring factors: No information available on this substance.
4-METHYL-3-DECEN-5-OL can be found in 7 products.
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Level of Concern
 
Source
In vitro testing in bacterial cells found no evidence of genotoxicity.
 
low
 
D. McGinty, C. S. Letizia & A. M. Api. 2010. Fragrance material review on 4-methyl-3-decen-5-ol. Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association 48 Suppl 3, S93-6.
Animal testing found evidence of eye irritation.
 
low
 
D. McGinty, C. S. Letizia & A. M. Api. 2010. Fragrance material review on 4-methyl-3-decen-5-ol. Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association 48 Suppl 3, S93-6.
Animal testing found evidence of skin irritation.
 
low
 
D. McGinty, C. S. Letizia & A. M. Api. 2010. Fragrance material review on 4-methyl-3-decen-5-ol. Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association 48 Suppl 3, S93-6.
Classified as a possible contact allergen
 
some
 
Opinion on Frangrance allergens in cosmetics (2011) - EU Cosmetics Directive
 
 
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