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SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATE

 
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.
SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATE can be found in 5 products.
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Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Causes serious eye damage
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
Contact allergy reported in a human case study.
 
some
 
A. Goossens, M. Bruze, B. Gruvberger, K. Gielen & L. Stoskute. 2006. Contact allergy to sodium cocoamphoacetate present in an eye make-up remover. Contact dermatitis 55(5), 302-4.
Midly to severely irritating to the eye reported in animal testing.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
Nonirritating in human testing, but nonirritating to severely irritating to the skin in animal testing.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
No dermal sensization reported in human or animal testing.
 
low
 
Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR): CIR Assessments
 
 
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