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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
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  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Endocrine disruption (moderate)


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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moisturizer229 products
facial moisturizer/treatment211 products
shampoo124 products
body wash/cleanser121 products
facial cleanser114 products
antiperspirant/deodorant101 products
mask99 products
serums & essences92 products
bath oil/salts/soak91 products
bar soap86 products
conditioner77 products
exfoliant/scrub77 products
foundation77 products
body oil75 products
liquid hand soap70 products
hair treatment/serum59 products
toners/astringents48 products
lip balm42 products
hand sanitizer39 products
baby soap29 products
bubble bath27 products
baby lotion27 products
daily use with SPF25 products
baby shampoo24 products
lipstick24 products
around-eye cream23 products
hand cream18 products
bronzer/highlighter18 products
recreational sunscreen17 products
foot moisturizer16 products
body spray16 products
concealer16 products
styling gel/lotion15 products
beard oil15 products
anti-aging14 products
makeup remover14 products
diaper cream13 products
setting powder/spray13 products
blush13 products
muscle/joint soreness12 products
12 products
body firming lotion11 products
baby oil11 products
shaving cream10 products
after shave9 products
shaving cream (men's)9 products
baby bubble bath9 products
damaged skin treatment9 products
makeup primer9 products
body powder8 products
fragrance for women8 products
after sun product8 products
BB cream8 products
lip gloss7 products
detangler6 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)6 products
baby sunscreen6 products
fragrance for men5 products
hair spray5 products
baby wipes5 products
hair-loss treatment5 products
cuticle treatment5 products
foot cleansing4 products
polish remover4 products
baby powder4 products
beard care4 products
beard cleanser4 products
foot odor control3 products
skin fading/lightener2 products
vapor rubs2 products
eye makeup remover2 products
hair styling aide2 products
CC cream2 products
hair removal waxes1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
nail treatment1 products
mouthwash1 products
tooth whitening1 products
depilatory1 products
mascara1 products
nail polish1 products
sunless tanning1 products
nail glue1 products

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
One or more studies show significant any disruptionOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any disruptionOpen scientific literature


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Limited evidence of any toxicity or allergiesOpen scientific literature
Associated with immunotoxicity or allergiesOpen scientific literature


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

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
  • 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.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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