Dimethylpabamidopropyl Laurdimonium Tosylate
- Products with this ingredient are allowed for use in EWG VERIFIED but must meet use restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data.
- This ingredient’s score is higher if used in products intended for use around the eyes due to increased risk of absorption.
Other ConcernsEcotoxicology (low) and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
SYNONYMSDIMETHYLPABAMIDOPROPYL LAURDIMONIUM TOSYLATE
This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.
DimethylPABAmidopropyl Laurdimonium Tosylate is a quaternary ammonium compound.
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MODERATEAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
|Classified as irritant||CPS&Q - Classification & Labelling|
|Limited evidence of immune system toxicity or allergies||CPS&Q - Classification & Labelling|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Limited evidence of eye toxicity||CPS&Q - Classification & Labelling|
|Wildlife and environmental toxicity||CPS&Q - Classification & Labelling|
|0 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.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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