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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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conditioner441 products
moisturizer338 products
facial moisturizer/treatment222 products
hair color and bleaching180 products
moisturizer with SPF137 products
beach & sport sunscreen129 products
mask108 products
hand cream86 products
hair treatment/serum81 products
facial cleanser62 products
around-eye cream56 products
serums & essences56 products
lipstick46 products
body firming lotion44 products
baby lotion43 products
foundation42 products
exfoliant/scrub41 products
hair styling aide40 products
styling gel/lotion34 products
anti-aging26 products
mascara25 products
shampoo24 products
detangler21 products
bronzer/highlighter17 products
foot moisturizer14 products
antiperspirant/deodorant14 products
makeup remover13 products
shaving cream12 products
sunless tanning10 products
makeup primer9 products
depilatory8 products
lip liner8 products
baby sunscreen8 products
body wash/cleanser7 products
lip balm with SPF6 products
beard care6 products
shaving cream (men's)6 products
after shave5 products
muscle/joint soreness4 products
diaper cream4 products
BB cream4 products
hair relaxer3 products
cuticle treatment3 products
oil controller3 products
bath oil/salts/soak3 products
lip balm3 products
blush3 products
concealer3 products
brow liner3 products
baby wipes3 products
other men's products3 products
makeup with SPF2 products
foot cleansing2 products
baby shampoo2 products
bar soap2 products
after sun product2 products
hair spray2 products
liquid hand soap1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
eye shadow1 products
CC cream1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
body spray1 products
nail treatment1 products
other eye makeup1 products
body oil1 products
eye liner1 products
baby soap1 products
vapor rubs1 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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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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