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CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE

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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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lipstick321 products
beach & sport sunscreen266 products
eye shadow254 products
facial moisturizer/treatment200 products
moisturizer with SPF189 products
concealer172 products
moisturizer168 products
foundation145 products
serums & essences124 products
bronzer/highlighter112 products
eye liner111 products
lip gloss101 products
mask62 products
blush62 products
conditioner52 products
lip balm46 products
facial powder42 products
facial cleanser39 products
around-eye cream37 products
lip liner36 products
baby lotion35 products
antiperspirant/deodorant34 products
lip balm with SPF33 products
baby sunscreen33 products
hand cream31 products
brow liner31 products
CC cream24 products
BB cream17 products
exfoliant/scrub15 products
makeup primer14 products
hair treatment/serum14 products
makeup remover13 products
anti-aging13 products
body wash/cleanser12 products
body oil11 products
shampoo10 products
fragrance for women9 products
shaving cream8 products
hair styling aide7 products
after sun product7 products
body firming lotion6 products
sunless tanning6 products
diaper cream5 products
lip plumper5 products
foot moisturizer4 products
baby oil4 products
bar soap3 products
makeup with SPF3 products
toners/astringents2 products
shaving cream (men's)2 products
other eye makeup2 products
mascara2 products
toothpaste2 products
liquid hand soap2 products
baby soap2 products
baby toothpaste2 products
baby wipes2 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
glitter2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)2 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
tanning oil1 products
after shave1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
oil controller1 products
baby shampoo1 products
beard oil1 products

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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

Informational

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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyJEPT 4(4):105-20, 1980 confirmed 06/01 IJT 22(S1):1-35, 2003;Final report 12/2017 available from CIR

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

  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • JEPT 4(4):105-20, 1980 confirmed 06/01 IJT 22(S1):1-35, 2003;Final report 12/2017 available from CIR

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