D&C Red No. 33 (Ci 17200)
- This ingredient’s score is higher if used in products intended for use around the eyes due to increased risk of absorption.
IMAGE SOURCE: PubChem
Other ConcernsUse restrictions (high) and Contamination concerns (high)
SYNONYMS2,7-NAPHTHALENEDISULFONI C ACID, 5-AMINO-4-HYDROXY-3-(PHENYLAZO)-, DISODIUM SALT, 2,7NAPHTHALENEDISULFONIC ACID, 5AMINO4HYDROXY3(PHENYLAZO), DISODIUM SALT, 5-AMINO-4-HYDROXY-3-(PHENYLAZO)- DISODIUM SALT 2,7-NAPHTHALENEDISULFONI C ACID, CI 17200, D&C RED 33, D&C RED NO. 33, D&C RED NO. 33 (CI 17200), DISODIUM 5-AMINO-4-HYDROXY-3-(PHENYLAZO)NAPHTHALENE-2,7-DISULPHONATE, DISODIUM SALT 2,7-NAPHTHALENEDISULFONI C ACID, 5-AMINO-4-HYDROXY-3-(PHENYLAZO)-, FD&C RED 33, and RED 33
Unacceptable: EWG VERIFIED products cannot contain this ingredient
D&C Red 33 is a synthetic dye produced from petroleum or coal tar sources; this dye is FDA-approved for use in pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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|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|
|Limited evidence of carcinogenicity||Open scientific literature|
|Not likely to be mutagenic in humans||Open scientific literature|
|Not likely to be carcinogenic in humans||Open scientific literature|
|One or more animal studies show any or allergenic effects at moderate doses||Open scientific literature|
|47 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
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|
|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|
|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|
|Not likely to be a any toxicant in humans||Open scientific literature|
- FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. Color Additive Status List. September 2006.
- Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
- 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.
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