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HEXYLDECANOL

Score:

Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Endocrine disruption (low) and Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)

Cancer

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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facial moisturizer/treatment3 products
serums & essences3 products
moisturizer with SPF3 products
bronzer/highlighter3 products
around-eye cream2 products
foundation1 products
baby lotion1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
body firming lotion1 products
anti-aging1 products
after shave1 products
other eye makeup1 products
eye makeup remover1 products

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Under assessment as Persistent, Bioaccumulative and ToxicEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: HEXYLDECANOL; cas_numbers: 2425-77-6
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
Evidence of possible endocrine disrupting properties from cellular assays.National Toxicology Program (NTP) 2015. EWG Toxcast Analysis. Appears as: CAS: 2425-77-6; Chemical_Name: 2-Hexyl-1-decanol

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Contact dermatitis reported in a human case report.Shigeto Yanagihara, Daisuke Tsuruta, Kazuyoshi Fukai & Masamitsu Ishii 2008. Severe dermatitis mimicking deep vein thrombosis caused by hexyldecanol. Contact dermatitis 59(3), 177-8.

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
1 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

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

Data Sources

  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: HEXYLDECANOL; cas_numbers: 2425-77-6
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • National Toxicology Program (NTP) 2015. EWG Toxcast Analysis. Appears as: CAS: 2425-77-6; Chemical_Name: 2-Hexyl-1-decanol
  • Shigeto Yanagihara, Daisuke Tsuruta, Kazuyoshi Fukai & Masamitsu Ishii 2008. Severe dermatitis mimicking deep vein thrombosis caused by hexyldecanol. Contact dermatitis 59(3), 177-8.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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