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Hydrogenated Polydecene

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Other Concerns

Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate) and Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

SYNONYMS

1-DECENE, HOMOPOLYMER, HYDROGENATED, 1-DECENE, HOMOPOLYMER, HYDROGENATED; HYDROGENATED DECENE HOMOPOLYMER; HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE, 1DECENE, HOMOPOLYMER, HYDROGENATED, HOMOPOLYMER HYDROGENATED 1-DECENE, HYDROGENATED 1-DECENE, HOMOPOLYMER, and HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE

Hydrogenated Polydecene is an end-product of the controlled hydrogenation of Polydecene(q.v.).

Common concerns

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  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

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Products with this Ingredient

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lipstick137 products
concealer76 products
lip gloss54 products
moisturizer44 products
lip balm39 products
eye shadow38 products
facial moisturizer/treatment32 products
daily use with SPF30 products
foundation22 products
mask21 products
bronzer/highlighter14 products
eye liner13 products
blush13 products
makeup primer11 products
lip liner10 products
conditioner9 products
hair color and bleaching5 products
recreational sunscreen5 products
around-eye cream5 products
hand cream5 products
glitter4 products
fragrance for men4 products
BB cream4 products
hair styling aide3 products
after shave3 products
lip plumper3 products
facial cleanser3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
exfoliant/scrub3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)3 products
shampoo2 products
body oil2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
sunless tanning2 products
serums & essences2 products
body firming lotion2 products
1 products
toners/astringents1 products
beard care1 products
facial powder1 products
foot cleansing1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
anti-aging1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
makeup remover1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Persistent or bioaccumulative and moderate to high toxicity concern in humansEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Classified as expected to be toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as medium human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • 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. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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