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ISOEUGENOL

Score:

Data: Fair

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  • Use restrictions (moderate)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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fragrance for women44 products
foundation31 products
lipstick28 products
fragrance for men16 products
concealer12 products
moisturizer7 products
hand cream6 products
hair spray6 products
hair treatment/serum5 products
body wash/cleanser3 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
body oil3 products
shampoo3 products
serums & essences3 products
styling mousse/foam2 products
conditioner1 products
body spray1 products
facial cleanser1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
toners/astringents1 products
facial moisturizer/treatment1 products
mask1 products
hair styling aide1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Known human immune system toxicant or allergenSCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.
Limited evidence of [[system]] toxicity or allergiesEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2018. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: (E)-2-methoxy-4-(prop-1-enyl)phenol; 2-methoxy-4-[(1E)-prop-1-en-1-yl]phenol; -; 2-methoxy-4-prop-1-en-1-ylphenol; 2-methoxy-4-[(1E)-prop-1-en-1-yl]phenol; ISOEUGENOL; Trans-Isoeugenol; (E)-2-methoxy-4-(prop-1-enyl)phenol; ISOEUGENOL; ISOEUGENOL TECH; cas_numbers: 5932-68-3

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Recommended restricted in cosmetics - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - Fragrance subject to restrictions: safe only within recommended use or concentration limitsn)IFRA 1/2020
Restricted in cosmetics - labeling requirement for allergensCosIng

Data gaps

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

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

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

  • SCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.
  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2018. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: (E)-2-methoxy-4-(prop-1-enyl)phenol; 2-methoxy-4-[(1E)-prop-1-en-1-yl]phenol; -; 2-methoxy-4-prop-1-en-1-ylphenol; 2-methoxy-4-[(1E)-prop-1-en-1-yl]phenol; ISOEUGENOL; Trans-Isoeugenol; (E)-2-methoxy-4-(prop-1-enyl)phenol; ISOEUGENOL; ISOEUGENOL TECH; cas_numbers: 5932-68-3
  • IFRA 1/2020
  • European Commission. 2013. Cosing, the European Commission database with information on cosmetic substances and ingredients. Accessed on March 1, 2013 at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/cosmetics/cosing/ .
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • 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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