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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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conditioner136 products
facial moisturizer/treatment82 products
foundation79 products
shampoo70 products
serums & essences67 products
moisturizer55 products
facial cleanser49 products
liquid hand soap40 products
hair treatment/serum36 products
body wash/cleanser34 products
body firming lotion29 products
daily use with SPF29 products
exfoliant/scrub29 products
21 products
hair styling aide20 products
toners/astringents20 products
mask19 products
hand cream19 products
around-eye cream18 products
recreational sunscreen16 products
concealer14 products
makeup remover12 products
baby shampoo11 products
eye shadow10 products
anti-aging10 products
sunless tanning10 products
baby soap9 products
brow liner8 products
baby wipes7 products
detangler7 products
baby lotion6 products
makeup primer6 products
mascara5 products
muscle/joint soreness5 products
bubble bath4 products
after sun product4 products
lipstick4 products
baby bubble bath3 products
BB cream3 products
facial powder3 products
hair color and bleaching3 products
hair spray3 products
foot moisturizer3 products
styling mousse/foam3 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
baby sunscreen2 products
diaper cream2 products
body spray1 products
body oil1 products
CC cream1 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
oil controller1 products
blush1 products
shaving cream1 products
bronzer/highlighter1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
beard cleanser1 products
lip balm1 products

Data gaps

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


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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • 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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