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DISODIUM COCOAMPHODIACETATE

 

This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.

Asthma/Respiratory
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Skin Allergies &
Irritation
 
Low 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.
DISODIUM COCOAMPHODIACETATE can be found in 4 products.
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Evidence

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Causes skin irritation
Only in: Household Cleaners
 
some
 
European Chemicals Agency (ECHA): GHS Data from ECHA Website
causes serious eye irritation
Only in: Household Cleaners
 
some
 
European Chemicals Agency (ECHA): GHS Data from ECHA Website
Equivocal results reported from human tests for skin irritation, but mild to severe skin irritation reported in animal testing.
 
some
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
Equivocal results reported from human tests for eye irritation, but moderate to severe eye irritation reported in animal testing.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
No mutagenicity reported in bacterial cell assays.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
No evidence of dermal sensitization from human testing.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
A peer-reviewed study reports that this substance does not cause skin irritation.
 
low
 
Monica Corazza, Maria Michela Lauriola, Anna Bianchi, Mario Zappaterra & Annarosa Virgili. 2010. Irritant and sensitizing potential of eight surfactants commonly used in skin cleansers: an evaluation of 105 patients. Dermatitis : contact, atopic, occupational, drug : official journal of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, North American Contact Dermatitis Group 21(5), 262-8.
A peer-reviewed study reports that this substance does not cause skin allergies.
 
low
 
Monica Corazza, Maria Michela Lauriola, Anna Bianchi, Mario Zappaterra & Annarosa Virgili. 2010. Irritant and sensitizing potential of eight surfactants commonly used in skin cleansers: an evaluation of 105 patients. Dermatitis : contact, atopic, occupational, drug : official journal of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, North American Contact Dermatitis Group 21(5), 262-8.
Low acute oral toxicity.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
 
 
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