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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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moisturizer41 products
conditioner41 products
moisturizer with SPF40 products
facial moisturizer/treatment38 products
shampoo35 products
beach & sport sunscreen34 products
body wash/cleanser31 products
serums & essences23 products
foundation20 products
exfoliant/scrub17 products
facial cleanser15 products
liquid hand soap14 products
hand cream11 products
toners/astringents11 products
around-eye cream8 products
baby shampoo7 products
baby bubble bath6 products
antiperspirant/deodorant6 products
mask6 products
sunless tanning5 products
anti-aging5 products
body firming lotion5 products
mascara5 products
makeup remover4 products
after sun product4 products
baby soap4 products
bubble bath4 products
brow liner4 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
hair styling aide4 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
styling mousse/foam3 products
eye shadow3 products
muscle/joint soreness3 products
baby sunscreen2 products
baby lotion2 products
concealer2 products
BB cream2 products
body spray1 products
CC cream1 products
baby wipes1 products
shaving cream1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
diaper cream1 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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