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ALLANTOIN

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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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mask274 products
facial moisturizer/treatment152 products
moisturizer141 products
moisturizer with SPF75 products
serums & essences72 products
foundation63 products
lipstick49 products
facial cleanser48 products
body wash/cleanser44 products
shampoo29 products
antiperspirant/deodorant29 products
hand cream26 products
around-eye cream24 products
beach & sport sunscreen23 products
eye shadow22 products
shaving cream21 products
toners/astringents21 products
concealer21 products
anti-aging20 products
body firming lotion20 products
liquid hand soap19 products
exfoliant/scrub15 products
makeup remover14 products
baby lotion12 products
eye liner12 products
after shave11 products
foot moisturizer8 products
eye makeup remover7 products
hair styling aide7 products
shaving cream (men's)6 products
makeup primer6 products
conditioner5 products
lip balm4 products
baby soap4 products
baby sunscreen4 products
hand sanitizer4 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
after sun product3 products
oil controller3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)3 products
baby bubble bath2 products
bath oil/salts/soak2 products
bubble bath2 products
hair treatment/serum2 products
bronzer/highlighter2 products
beard care2 products
baby shampoo2 products
nail treatment2 products
lip plumper2 products
body oil2 products
cuticle treatment1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
mascara1 products
baby wipes1 products
glitter1 products
sunless tanning1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
depilatory1 products
baby oil1 products
1 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

Ecotoxicology

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

Informational

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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. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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