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ALGAE EXTRACT

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Data: Limited

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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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lipstick58 products
foundation56 products
facial moisturizer/treatment51 products
serums & essences41 products
eye shadow35 products
moisturizer with SPF28 products
concealer25 products
moisturizer23 products
beach & sport sunscreen21 products
bronzer/highlighter17 products
facial cleanser14 products
lip gloss14 products
blush13 products
mask12 products
around-eye cream12 products
shampoo10 products
facial powder10 products
conditioner7 products
anti-aging7 products
lip balm7 products
toners/astringents6 products
exfoliant/scrub5 products
body wash/cleanser4 products
makeup primer4 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
oil controller3 products
fragrance for women3 products
lip balm with SPF3 products
hair spray3 products
hair styling aide3 products
lip plumper2 products
body firming lotion2 products
hand cream2 products
sunless tanning2 products
hair treatment/serum2 products
bar soap1 products
mascara1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
nail treatment1 products
detangler1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
makeup with SPF1 products
CC cream1 products

Data gaps

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

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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