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CERESIN

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Data: Limited

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  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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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lipstick131 products
eye liner116 products
lip liner116 products
lip balm50 products
foundation48 products
brow liner29 products
lip gloss15 products
eye shadow14 products
concealer14 products
CC cream10 products
makeup primer8 products
facial moisturizer/treatment7 products
diaper cream6 products
blush6 products
moisturizer6 products
mascara5 products
facial cleanser3 products
makeup remover3 products
hair color and bleaching3 products
2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
recreational sunscreen1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
facial powder1 products
hair styling aide1 products
bronzer/highlighter1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
mask1 products

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as medium human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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 3(3):43-99, 1984 confirmed 06/03 IJT 24(S1):67-74, 2005
11 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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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyJACT 3(3):43-99, 1984 confirmed 06/03 IJT 24(S1):67-74, 2005

Data Sources

  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • JACT 3(3):43-99, 1984 confirmed 06/03 IJT 24(S1):67-74, 2005
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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