SYNONYMSBERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA (BRAZILNUT) SEED OIL, BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA NUT OIL, BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA SEED OIL, BRAZIL (BERTHOLETTA EXCELSA) NUT OIL, BRAZIL NUTS OIL, BRAZILNUT SEED OIL, and OIL OF BRAZIL NUTS
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Bertholletia Excelsa Seed Oil is a fixed oil expressed from the nuts of the Brazil Nut Tree, Bertholletia excelsa.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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|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 product||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|66 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
|Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - any||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
- CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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