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Cocamidopropyl Pg Dimonium Chloride Phosphate

Other Concerns


SYNONYMS

COCAMIDOPROPYL PG-DIMONIUM CHLORIDE PHOSPHATE

Unacceptable

Unacceptable: EWG VERIFIED products cannot contain this ingredient


Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate is a quaternary ammonium salt.

Common concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

  • LOW
    Cancer
  • HIGH
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

  • CONCERNS
  • DATA SOURCES

Products with this Ingredient

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baby wipes26 products
facial cleanser22 products
makeup remover17 products
body wash/cleanser16 products
exfoliant/scrub8 products
shampoo6 products
hand sanitizer2 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
shaving cream1 products
foot odor control1 products
serums & essences1 products
daily use with SPF1 products
hair spray1 products
hair styling aide1 products
mask1 products
baby shampoo1 products
toners/astringents1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Known human any toxicant or allergenOpen scientific literature

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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CONCERN REFERENCE
One or more animal studies show any effects at moderate dosesOpen scientific literature

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

Understanding scores

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Hazard score

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Data availability

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