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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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moisturizer284 products
facial moisturizer/treatment235 products
mask226 products
serums & essences194 products
shampoo186 products
daily use with SPF123 products
body firming lotion99 products
foundation91 products
recreational sunscreen73 products
hair styling aide68 products
hand sanitizer66 products
styling gel/lotion62 products
around-eye cream52 products
exfoliant/scrub50 products
hair color and bleaching49 products
hand cream47 products
facial cleanser44 products
toothpaste43 products
conditioner42 products
baby lotion41 products
after sun product40 products
bronzer/highlighter37 products
makeup primer29 products
concealer27 products
body wash/cleanser26 products
brow liner24 products
facial powder21 products
makeup remover18 products
foot moisturizer15 products
anti-aging14 products
shaving cream14 products
hair treatment/serum13 products
baby sunscreen12 products
toners/astringents11 products
after shave9 products
tooth whitening6 products
eye liner6 products
liquid hand soap6 products
beard care6 products
baby oil5 products
blush5 products
setting powder/spray5 products
eye shadow4 products
hair spray4 products
eye makeup remover4 products
mascara4 products
body spray4 products
baby wipes4 products
4 products
CC cream3 products
bar soap3 products
lip plumper3 products
lip balm2 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
shaving cream (men's)2 products
glitter2 products
other eye makeup2 products
damaged skin treatment2 products
nail polish2 products
mouthwash2 products
eyelash glue2 products
depilatory1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
tanning oil1 products
diaper cream1 products
sunless tanning1 products
foot cleansing1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
lipstick1 products
oil controller1 products
BB cream1 products
baby toothpaste1 products
other men's products1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
baby shampoo1 products
nail glue1 products
detangler1 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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