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CAPRYLYL GLYCOL

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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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foundation718 products
eye shadow688 products
lipstick572 products
concealer571 products
bronzer/highlighter440 products
facial moisturizer/treatment409 products
mask369 products
recreational sunscreen360 products
daily use with SPF357 products
moisturizer295 products
brow liner288 products
conditioner285 products
eye liner285 products
mascara262 products
facial powder237 products
blush229 products
facial cleanser209 products
serums & essences201 products
shampoo191 products
hair styling aide155 products
lip gloss152 products
makeup primer148 products
body wash/cleanser132 products
around-eye cream124 products
hair treatment/serum116 products
lip balm110 products
hand cream96 products
body firming lotion94 products
exfoliant/scrub93 products
setting powder/spray80 products
styling gel/lotion72 products
CC cream64 products
toners/astringents63 products
baby sunscreen58 products
BB cream48 products
baby shampoo45 products
anti-aging43 products
hair color and bleaching43 products
liquid hand soap41 products
lip liner41 products
baby lotion39 products
lip plumper38 products
makeup remover37 products
32 products
shaving cream26 products
baby soap26 products
baby wipes23 products
detangler22 products
sunless tanning21 products
hair spray20 products
after sun product19 products
glitter18 products
foot moisturizer17 products
antiperspirant/deodorant17 products
hand sanitizer16 products
styling mousse/foam15 products
beard care15 products
after shave14 products
body spray14 products
other eye makeup11 products
bubble bath9 products
baby bubble bath8 products
foot cleansing7 products
shaving cream (men's)6 products
nail polish6 products
body oil6 products
muscle/joint soreness6 products
diaper cream5 products
nail treatment5 products
oil controller5 products
damaged skin treatment5 products
tanning oil4 products
bar soap4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)4 products
lip balm with SPF4 products
foot odor control4 products
fragrance for men4 products
skin fading/lightener3 products
polish remover3 products
eyelash glue3 products
fragrance for women3 products
eye makeup remover2 products
hair-loss treatment2 products
cuticle treatment2 products
hair relaxer2 products
beard cleanser2 products
mouthwash2 products
beard oil2 products
baby oil2 products
hair removal waxes1 products
depilatory1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
body powder1 products
body art1 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 productScientific Literature Review 04/10 Available from CIR
26 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 - anyScientific Literature Review 04/10 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

  • Scientific Literature Review 04/10 Available from CIR
  • 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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