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GALACTOARABINAN

Score:

Data: Fair

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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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foundation35 products
beach & sport sunscreen22 products
mascara15 products
mask14 products
brow liner12 products
lip gloss11 products
moisturizer with SPF8 products
bar soap6 products
facial cleanser4 products
facial moisturizer/treatment4 products
moisturizer4 products
serums & essences4 products
makeup primer2 products
toners/astringents2 products
shampoo2 products
makeup remover2 products
hand cream1 products
concealer1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
BB cream1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
baby soap1 products
Facial Sun Care1 products
bronzer/highlighter1 products
shaving cream1 products
eye liner1 products
baby shampoo1 products
foot moisturizer1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1131 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Food Additive Status
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Food Additive Status List. Downloaded from http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/%7Edms/opa-appa.html, Oct 16, 2006.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

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