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COCO-GLUCOSIDE

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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (low) and Endocrine disruption (low)

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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shampoo128 products
body wash/cleanser108 products
facial cleanser70 products
liquid hand soap67 products
beach & sport sunscreen56 products
baby shampoo36 products
baby soap30 products
moisturizer with SPF18 products
bubble bath18 products
conditioner16 products
baby bubble bath14 products
moisturizer12 products
exfoliant/scrub11 products
eye liner10 products
mask5 products
hair color and bleaching5 products
baby sunscreen5 products
makeup remover4 products
facial moisturizer/treatment4 products
serums & essences4 products
shaving cream (men's)3 products
sunless tanning3 products
baby wipes2 products
bar soap2 products
mascara2 products
other men's products2 products
body oil2 products
shaving cream2 products
around-eye cream2 products
hair spray2 products
body firming lotion1 products
oil controller1 products
hand cream1 products
baby oil1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
hair styling aide1 products
detangler1 products
makeup with SPF1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies notes reduced prostate weight only at low doses in one animal study.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

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 32 (S3): 22-48, 2013

Cancer

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not mutagenic.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Data gaps

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

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not reproductive or developmental toxicants.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not dermal sensitizers.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Data Sources

  • Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • IJT 32 (S3): 22-48, 2013
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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