D&C Red No. 33 (CI 17200)
Cancer: Ingredients linked to cancer in government, industry or academic studies or assessments.
Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
Developmental and reproductive toxicity: Ingredients linked to developmental and reproductive toxicity, a broad class of health effects that range from infertility and reproductive organ cancers to birth defects and developmental delays in children.
Allergies & Immunotoxicity
Allergies and immunotoxicity: Ingredients linked to harm to the immune system, a class of health problems that manifest as allergic reactions or an impaired capacity to fight disease and repair damaged tissue in the body.
Products with this Ingredient
|body wash/cleanser||96 products|
|liquid hand soap||55 products|
|bath oil/salts/soak||54 products|
|lip gloss||26 products|
|fragrance for women||24 products|
|bar soap||13 products|
|bubble bath||13 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||8 products|
|facial cleanser||8 products|
|moisturizer with SPF||6 products|
|lip liner||6 products|
|serums & essences||6 products|
|body spray||6 products|
|fragrance for men||5 products|
|hair styling aide||4 products|
|foot moisturizer||3 products|
|beach & sport sunscreen||3 products|
|polish remover||3 products|
|hand sanitizer||3 products|
|sunless tanning||3 products|
|baby bubble bath||2 products|
|makeup remover||2 products|
|hair treatment/serum||2 products|
|nail polish||1 products|
|body firming lotion||1 products|
|eye liner||1 products|
|makeup primer||1 products|
|hair relaxer||1 products|
|hand cream||1 products|
|shaving cream||1 products|
|foot cleansing||1 products|
|after sun product||1 products|
|body art||1 products|
|Violation of government restrictions - Restricted in cosmetics; use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - Color additive not approved by FDA for cosmetics used around eyes||FDA Color Additive Status|
|Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Color additive approved by FDA for limited uses in cosmetics||FDA Color Additive Status|
|Changes in immune endpoints were observed in an animal dosing study.||European Commission, Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2007. Opinion on Acid Red 33C OLIPA n° C22.|
|No evidence of carcinogenicity from animal testing.||European Commission, Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2007. Opinion on Acid Red 33C OLIPA nï¿½ C22.|
|Not considered genotoxic based on in vivo and in vitro testing.||European Commission, Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2007. Opinion on Acid Red 33C OLIPA n° C22.|
|47 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
|No reproductive/developmentl toxicity reported from animal testing.||European Commission, Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2007. Opinion on Acid Red 33C OLIPA n° C22.|
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - Color additive not approved by FDA for cosmetics used around eyes||FDA 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 Administration||CTFA International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Not suspected to be bioaccumulative||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
- FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. Color Additive Status List. September 2006.
- European Commission, Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) 2007. Opinion on Acid Red 33C OLIPA nï¿½ C22.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
- EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
- CTFA (Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association). 2006. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook, 11th Edition. Color Additive Information. Washington, DC.
- This ingredient’s score is higher if used in products intended for use around the eyes due to increased risk of absorption.
- Products with the EWG VERIFIED mark have met the program’s impurity and use restrictions based on EWG's review of the company's data.
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