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Data: Fair

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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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mask230 products
facial moisturizer/treatment174 products
moisturizer154 products
foundation117 products
moisturizer with SPF90 products
serums & essences88 products
facial cleanser60 products
body wash/cleanser55 products
lipstick52 products
body firming lotion48 products
beach & sport sunscreen36 products
shampoo34 products
hand cream34 products
antiperspirant/deodorant34 products
toners/astringents32 products
around-eye cream30 products
anti-aging29 products
exfoliant/scrub28 products
shaving cream26 products
concealer22 products
eye shadow22 products
liquid hand soap20 products
baby lotion19 products
after shave17 products
makeup remover16 products
eye liner12 products
eye makeup remover10 products
foot moisturizer9 products
shaving cream (men's)9 products
makeup primer9 products
hair styling aide8 products
after sun product8 products
conditioner7 products
lip balm6 products
styling gel/lotion6 products
baby sunscreen6 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)5 products
beard care5 products
oil controller4 products
baby soap4 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
4 products
hand sanitizer3 products
bronzer/highlighter3 products
baby shampoo2 products
nail treatment2 products
sunless tanning2 products
lip plumper2 products
body oil2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
foot cleansing2 products
bubble bath2 products
cuticle treatment1 products
facial powder1 products
detangler1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
beard cleanser1 products
glitter1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
mascara1 products
baby wipes1 products
depilatory1 products
baby oil1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in productIJT 29(Suppl 2): 84-97, 2010
1420 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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


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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyIJT 29(Suppl 2): 84-97, 2010

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

  • IJT 29(Suppl 2): 84-97, 2010
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.


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