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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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lipstick175 products
lip balm105 products
moisturizer80 products
lip gloss65 products
foundation64 products
facial moisturizer/treatment53 products
body wash/cleanser49 products
hair treatment/serum40 products
concealer37 products
conditioner36 products
mascara25 products
mask24 products
exfoliant/scrub23 products
facial cleanser22 products
serums & essences22 products
shampoo21 products
moisturizer with SPF18 products
eye shadow16 products
hair styling aide16 products
blush15 products
lip balm with SPF15 products
hand cream14 products
bronzer/highlighter14 products
around-eye cream14 products
body oil14 products
beard oil14 products
body firming lotion13 products
brow liner12 products
beach & sport sunscreen11 products
lip plumper11 products
bath oil/salts/soak10 products
eye liner9 products
anti-aging8 products
hair color and bleaching8 products
baby lotion7 products
styling gel/lotion7 products
makeup remover7 products
lip liner7 products
facial powder7 products
antiperspirant/deodorant6 products
bar soap6 products
BB cream6 products
baby oil5 products
liquid hand soap5 products
makeup primer5 products
diaper cream5 products
detangler4 products
glitter4 products
cuticle treatment3 products
eye makeup remover3 products
3 products
shaving cream (men's)3 products
hair spray3 products
after shave2 products
baby wipes2 products
foot moisturizer2 products
shaving cream2 products
beard care2 products
sunless tanning1 products
oil controller1 products
body spray1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
baby shampoo1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
nail treatment1 products
foot cleansing1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
baby soap1 products
depilatory1 products
polish remover1 products

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
Treating female rats and rabbits with C. longa extracts inhibited reproduction.Effect of Curcuma longa (rhizomes) on fertility in experimental animals Planta medica 26(3), 225-7.


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Concern Reference
Uncertain environmental toxin and uncertain persistent or bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
4434 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyIJT 36(Suppl 3):51-129, 2017

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
Classified as a low human health priorityEnvironment 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

  • Effect of Curcuma longa (rhizomes) on fertility in experimental animals Planta medica 26(3), 225-7.
  • 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.
  • IJT 36(Suppl 3):51-129, 2017


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