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CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) ROOT POWDER

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Data: Fair

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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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facial moisturizer/treatment22 products
lipstick21 products
moisturizer12 products
concealer11 products
serums & essences10 products
facial cleanser10 products
moisturizer with SPF8 products
bath oil/salts/soak6 products
mask6 products
shampoo6 products
body wash/cleanser5 products
bar soap4 products
exfoliant/scrub3 products
CC cream3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
conditioner3 products
makeup remover2 products
after sun product2 products
fragrance for women2 products
around-eye cream2 products
toners/astringents2 products
mascara2 products
hand cream1 products
eye liner1 products
body spray1 products
baby shampoo1 products
lip gloss1 products
foundation1 products
blush1 products
BB cream1 products
body firming lotion1 products
after shave1 products
baby lotion1 products
facial powder1 products
baby soap1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1743 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

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