Other ConcernsNon-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate) and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
SYNONYMS2-HYDROXY-2-METHYL-4-PENTANONE, 2-PENTANONE, 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL-, 2PENTANONE, 4HYDROXY4METHYL, 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL- 2-PENTANONE, 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYL-2-PENTANONE, 4-HYDROXY-4-METHYLPENTAN-2-ONE, and DIACETONE ALCOHOL
This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.
Diacetone Alcohol is a ketone.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
|Classified as irritant||CPS&Q - Classification & Labelling|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as expected to be toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|nervous system - weight of evidence unknown/unassessed/unreview: published lit review or major tox study||National Library of Medicine HazMap|
|100 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- CPS&Q (Consumer Products Safety & Quality) formely known as ECB (European Chemicals Bureau). 2008. Classification and Labelling: Chemicals: Annex VI of Directive 67/548/EEC through the 31st ATP.
- EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2006. HazMap — Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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