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Data: Fair

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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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moisturizer427 products
lipstick319 products
foundation315 products
lip balm307 products
facial moisturizer/treatment305 products
beach & sport sunscreen242 products
lip gloss182 products
concealer168 products
facial cleanser156 products
exfoliant/scrub139 products
conditioner129 products
serums & essences127 products
body oil110 products
hair treatment/serum106 products
mask98 products
body wash/cleanser94 products
shampoo93 products
antiperspirant/deodorant88 products
moisturizer with SPF81 products
eye shadow76 products
bronzer/highlighter74 products
bath oil/salts/soak74 products
hand cream68 products
bar soap65 products
body firming lotion65 products
baby lotion54 products
around-eye cream50 products
blush50 products
lip balm with SPF42 products
hair color and bleaching40 products
hair styling aide36 products
baby sunscreen34 products
eye liner32 products
makeup primer30 products
anti-aging29 products
diaper cream28 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)27 products
mascara27 products
beard oil26 products
makeup remover25 products
brow liner24 products
BB cream21 products
styling gel/lotion18 products
baby oil18 products
fragrance for women18 products
foot moisturizer17 products
lip plumper17 products
body spray17 products
hand sanitizer16 products
shaving cream15 products
baby soap14 products
hair spray13 products
baby shampoo11 products
11 products
shaving cream (men's)10 products
liquid hand soap9 products
after shave9 products
muscle/joint soreness8 products
baby wipes8 products
fragrance for men8 products
beard care8 products
facial powder7 products
lip liner7 products
baby bubble bath7 products
cuticle treatment6 products
toners/astringents6 products
sunless tanning6 products
CC cream6 products
setting powder/spray6 products
bubble bath5 products
nail treatment5 products
tanning oil4 products
detangler4 products
styling mousse/foam4 products
eye makeup remover4 products
other eye makeup4 products
after sun product3 products
vapor rubs3 products
toothpaste3 products
damaged skin treatment2 products
foot odor control2 products
beard cleanser2 products
foot cleansing1 products
oil controller1 products
mouthwash1 products
body art1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in productCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
3930 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


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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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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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Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
  • 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.


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