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GERANIOL

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 HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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lipstick110 products
fragrance for women107 products
facial moisturizer/treatment92 products
moisturizer68 products
serums & essences63 products
moisturizer with SPF56 products
foundation53 products
fragrance for men36 products
body wash/cleanser34 products
shampoo33 products
conditioner27 products
facial cleanser24 products
mask21 products
hair treatment/serum21 products
antiperspirant/deodorant21 products
lip balm20 products
concealer20 products
hand cream19 products
bath oil/salts/soak18 products
lip gloss17 products
body oil16 products
hair spray14 products
hair styling aide14 products
styling gel/lotion13 products
beach & sport sunscreen13 products
bar soap13 products
hair color and bleaching12 products
toners/astringents12 products
body firming lotion11 products
lip balm with SPF11 products
body spray10 products
exfoliant/scrub10 products
sunless tanning9 products
blush8 products
bronzer/highlighter6 products
shaving cream6 products
makeup remover6 products
Facial Sun Care6 products
mascara6 products
eye shadow6 products
BB cream6 products
around-eye cream5 products
vapor rubs5 products
styling mousse/foam5 products
baby lotion5 products
detangler4 products
CC cream4 products
makeup primer4 products
beard oil4 products
anti-aging3 products
baby oil3 products
lip plumper3 products
bubble bath2 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
baby sunscreen2 products
other men's products2 products
nail treatment1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
hair relaxer1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
oil controller1 products
after shave1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
makeup with SPF1 products
after sun product1 products
baby shampoo1 products
toothpaste1 products
other eye makeup1 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.

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

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Restricted in cosmetics - labeling requirement for allergensCosIng

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.
  • 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.
  • 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/ .

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