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CANOLA OIL

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Data: Limited

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  • Synonyms
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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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lip balm72 products
bar soap46 products
CC cream34 products
moisturizer21 products
shampoo19 products
bath oil/salts/soak18 products
hair styling aide17 products
hair treatment/serum15 products
daily use with SPF15 products
conditioner12 products
body firming lotion11 products
hair color and bleaching11 products
exfoliant/scrub11 products
body oil10 products
lip gloss9 products
baby lotion9 products
eye liner8 products
lipstick8 products
diaper cream6 products
facial moisturizer/treatment6 products
facial cleanser5 products
body wash/cleanser4 products
hand cream4 products
BB cream4 products
3 products
serums & essences3 products
lip balm with SPF3 products
shaving cream (men's)2 products
mascara2 products
shaving cream2 products
brow liner2 products
foot moisturizer2 products
makeup remover2 products
mask2 products
anti-aging2 products
recreational sunscreen2 products
hair spray1 products
beard oil1 products
beard care1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
toners/astringents1 products
baby soap1 products
vapor rubs1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
around-eye cream1 products
foot cleansing1 products

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Used in food or as an additive with limited or no toxicity information availableFDA Everything Added to Food
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Food Additive Status

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 productCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
629 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Uncertain environmental toxin and uncertain persistent or bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Informational

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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as a low human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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

Data Sources

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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