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CETETH-20

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Data: Fair

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  • Use restrictions (low) and Contamination concerns (high)

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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hair color and bleaching11 products
moisturizer with SPF6 products
facial moisturizer/treatment6 products
moisturizer5 products
eye shadow5 products
around-eye cream2 products
body firming lotion2 products
hand cream1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
facial cleanser1 products
mask1 products
hair styling aide1 products
sunless tanning1 products
anti-aging1 products
makeup remover1 products
serums & essences1 products

Contamination concerns

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Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualificationsIJT 18(2):1-8, 1999 Tentative Amended Report 06/10 Available from CIR

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1191 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

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

  • IJT 18(2):1-8, 1999 Tentative Amended Report 06/10 Available from CIR
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

About this Ingredient's Score Range

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