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KAOLIN

Score:

Data: Fair

  • Other Concerns
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  • Synonyms
  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (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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lipstick313 products
eye shadow260 products
foundation148 products
mask142 products
blush84 products
concealer67 products
bronzer/highlighter60 products
facial cleanser49 products
facial powder44 products
lip gloss35 products
eye liner31 products
bar soap30 products
brow liner22 products
exfoliant/scrub21 products
bath oil/salts/soak21 products
shampoo20 products
toothpaste17 products
styling gel/lotion12 products
facial moisturizer/treatment11 products
body powder11 products
mascara10 products
moisturizer9 products
antiperspirant/deodorant9 products
shaving cream7 products
body wash/cleanser7 products
baby powder7 products
BB cream7 products
lip balm6 products
moisturizer with SPF6 products
makeup primer6 products
hair styling aide6 products
hair color and bleaching6 products
around-eye cream4 products
hair spray4 products
serums & essences4 products
foot odor control3 products
oil controller3 products
other eye makeup3 products
body firming lotion3 products
baby lotion3 products
depilatory2 products
beach & sport sunscreen2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
toners/astringents2 products
hand cream2 products
nail polish1 products
conditioner1 products
diaper cream1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
other men's products1 products
eyelash glue1 products
bubble bath1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
tooth whitening1 products
pore strips1 products

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of respiratory toxicityKlaassen, C, M. Amdur and J. Doull (eds.). Casarett and Doull
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

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
3740 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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • Klaassen, C, M. Amdur and J. Doull (eds.). Casarett and Doull
  • 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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