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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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mask235 products
moisturizer161 products
moisturizer with SPF155 products
facial moisturizer/treatment148 products
beach & sport sunscreen135 products
serums & essences128 products
foundation81 products
shampoo75 products
body firming lotion51 products
around-eye cream29 products
facial cleanser29 products
bronzer/highlighter28 products
concealer27 products
styling gel/lotion22 products
facial powder21 products
hair color and bleaching21 products
Facial Sun Care20 products
brow liner20 products
exfoliant/scrub19 products
hand cream18 products
makeup primer17 products
hair styling aide17 products
baby sunscreen17 products
baby lotion14 products
hand sanitizer14 products
shaving cream13 products
body wash/cleanser13 products
toothpaste12 products
after sun product12 products
conditioner12 products
anti-aging11 products
makeup remover11 products
BB cream10 products
hair treatment/serum7 products
liquid hand soap5 products
toners/astringents4 products
body spray4 products
blush4 products
after shave4 products
foot moisturizer3 products
tooth whitening3 products
eye shadow2 products
beard care2 products
other eye makeup2 products
oil controller1 products
baby soap1 products
eye liner1 products
baby toothpaste1 products
mouthwash1 products
Oils & Serums1 products
other men's products1 products
nail glue1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
makeup with SPF1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
depilatory1 products
baby shampoo1 products
baby oil1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
foot cleansing1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
baby wipes1 products
CC cream1 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 productJACT 1(2)109-41, 1982 confirmed 11/02 IJT 22(S1):1-35, 2003
2245 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 - anyJACT 1(2)109-41, 1982 confirmed 11/02 IJT 22(S1):1-35, 2003

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 bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • JACT 1(2)109-41, 1982 confirmed 11/02 IJT 22(S1):1-35, 2003
  • 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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