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GERANIOL

Score:

Data: Fair

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  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (high)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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lipstick94 products
fragrance for women87 products
facial moisturizer/treatment70 products
serums & essences55 products
moisturizer46 products
foundation38 products
moisturizer with SPF30 products
fragrance for men28 products
shampoo24 products
body wash/cleanser24 products
concealer19 products
bath oil/salts/soak18 products
conditioner17 products
lip gloss17 products
facial cleanser17 products
mask17 products
antiperspirant/deodorant14 products
body oil14 products
lip balm13 products
hair treatment/serum11 products
exfoliant/scrub10 products
styling gel/lotion9 products
bar soap8 products
hair spray8 products
blush8 products
toners/astringents7 products
eye shadow7 products
hair styling aide7 products
hand cream7 products
hair color and bleaching7 products
lip balm with SPF6 products
beach & sport sunscreen6 products
makeup remover6 products
sunless tanning6 products
bronzer/highlighter6 products
vapor rubs5 products
shaving cream5 products
mascara4 products
baby lotion4 products
body spray4 products
CC cream4 products
body firming lotion4 products
BB cream3 products
beard oil3 products
lip plumper3 products
baby oil3 products
makeup primer3 products
anti-aging3 products
around-eye cream3 products
other men's products2 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
detangler2 products
cuticle treatment1 products
after sun product1 products
foot odor control1 products
baby shampoo1 products
toothpaste1 products
other eye makeup1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
oil controller1 products
after shave1 products
bubble bath1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
baby sunscreen1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Known human immune system toxicant or allergenSCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Restricted in cosmetics (recommendations or requirements) - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - anyCosIng
Recommended restricted in cosmetics - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - Fragrance subject to restrictions: safe only within recommended use or concentration limitsn)IFRA_Standard_147html

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1096 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

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • SCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.
  • European Commission. 2013. Cosing, the European Commission database with information on cosmetic substances and ingredients. Accessed on March 1, 2013 at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/cosmetics/cosing/ .
  • IFRA_Standard_147html
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • 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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