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This substance ranges from C to F depending on concentration/usage.
No Data, Some Concern
Skin Allergies &
Some Concern
Developmental &
Reproductive Toxicity
Some Concern
No Data, Some Concern
High Concern
Top scoring factors: Evidence of acute aquatic toxicity; chronic aquatic toxicity; skin irritation/allergies/damage
GALAXOLIDE can be found in 2 products.
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Level of Concern
Very toxic to aquatic life
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
The California Biomonitoring Program reports synthetic polycyclic musks as possible endocrine disruptors
California Environmental Contaminant Biomonitoring Program. 2013. Synthetic Polycyclic Musks Materials for November 14, 2013 Meeting of Scientific Guidance Panel (SGP) Biomonitoring California.
The European Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety reports this substance is an established contact allergen in humans.
Opinion on Frangrance allergens in cosmetics (2011) - EU Cosmetics Directive
Insufficient data on endocrine disruption
EU Endocrine Disrupters - EU Endocrine
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