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ALANINE

Score:

Data: Fair

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Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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foundation72 products
conditioner40 products
shampoo29 products
facial moisturizer/treatment26 products
mask24 products
serums & essences20 products
concealer15 products
toners/astringents13 products
hair treatment/serum13 products
moisturizer13 products
mascara10 products
bronzer/highlighter10 products
facial cleanser10 products
around-eye cream8 products
hair styling aide8 products
exfoliant/scrub6 products
hand cream5 products
body firming lotion4 products
anti-aging3 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
body wash/cleanser2 products
makeup remover2 products
damaged skin treatment2 products
beard care2 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
recreational sunscreen1 products
foot cleansing1 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
bar soap1 products
other eye makeup1 products
makeup primer1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
85676 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Food Additive Status

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Food Additive Status List. Downloaded from http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/%7Edms/opa-appa.html, Oct 16, 2006.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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