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D&C GREEN NO. 5 (CI 61570)

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Data: Limited

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  • 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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body wash/cleanser8 products
liquid hand soap7 products
brow liner7 products
fragrance for women3 products
serums & essences3 products
facial cleanser3 products
bath oil/salts/soak2 products
eye shadow2 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
around-eye cream2 products
bar soap1 products
moisturizer1 products
after sun product1 products
eye liner1 products
glitter1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
toners/astringents1 products
mask1 products
conditioner1 products
moisturizer with SPF1 products
makeup remover1 products
beard oil1 products
body art1 products

Contamination concerns

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Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
May cause long lasting harmful effects to aquatic life. European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2018. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: Disodium 2,2
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Cancer

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Concern Reference
Not likely to be genotoxic based on vitro tests.Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2005. Opinion on Acid Green 25 COLIPA N° C 178.

Data gaps

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

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
No evidence of skin sensitization based on limited animal tests.Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2005. Opinion on Acid Green 25 COLIPA N� C 178.

Informational

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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - Color additive approved by FDA for use in cosmeticsFDA Color Additive Status
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - Color Additives - Batch Certified by the U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationCTFA International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
Not likely to be a skin/eye irritant based on limited animal tests.Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2005. Opinion on Acid Green 25 COLIPA N° C 178.

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 bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2018. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: Disodium 2,2
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2005. Opinion on Acid Green 25 COLIPA N° C 178.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2005. Opinion on Acid Green 25 COLIPA N� C 178.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. Color Additive Status List. September 2006.
  • CTFA (Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association). 2006. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook, 11th Edition. Color Additive Information. Washington, DC.

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