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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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conditioner1090 products
moisturizer647 products
facial moisturizer/treatment444 products
hair color and bleaching331 products
hair treatment/serum288 products
mask244 products
daily use with SPF216 products
hair styling aide211 products
body firming lotion195 products
recreational sunscreen190 products
hand cream182 products
around-eye cream117 products
facial cleanser116 products
exfoliant/scrub99 products
serums & essences97 products
baby lotion81 products
styling gel/lotion73 products
mascara62 products
foundation57 products
detangler54 products
shampoo52 products
lipstick51 products
anti-aging46 products
foot moisturizer38 products
makeup remover32 products
bronzer/highlighter32 products
concealer31 products
antiperspirant/deodorant30 products
sunless tanning27 products
beard care27 products
baby sunscreen25 products
shaving cream23 products
makeup primer23 products
BB cream22 products
body wash/cleanser18 products
depilatory16 products
lip balm15 products
13 products
brow liner12 products
after shave11 products
shaving cream (men's)10 products
after sun product10 products
styling mousse/foam9 products
hair relaxer8 products
lip balm with SPF8 products
lip liner8 products
bar soap6 products
foot cleansing6 products
muscle/joint soreness6 products
hair spray6 products
bath oil/salts/soak6 products
baby wipes5 products
cuticle treatment4 products
foot odor control4 products
nail treatment4 products
toners/astringents4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)4 products
damaged skin treatment4 products
skin fading/lightener3 products
hand sanitizer3 products
eye makeup remover3 products
blush3 products
CC cream3 products
oil controller2 products
diaper cream2 products
baby shampoo2 products
depilatory (men's)1 products
eye liner1 products
fragrance for women1 products
tanning oil1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
baby oil1 products
lip plumper1 products
baby soap1 products
other eye makeup1 products
mouthwash1 products
body oil1 products
beard cleanser1 products
fragrance for men1 products
baby bubble bath1 products


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Concern Reference
Suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment 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 7(3):359-413, 1988 confirmed 12/05
62 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyJACT 7(3):359-413, 1988 confirmed 12/05

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.
  • JACT 7(3):359-413, 1988 confirmed 12/05
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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