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LAVANDULA HYBRIDA (LAVANDIN)

Score:

Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Endocrine disruption (moderate) and Multiple, additive exposure sources (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 cleanser3 products
body oil1 products
serums & essences1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
foot cleansing1 products

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
Human case studies and in vitro testing shows that lavender oil is estrogenic.J Tyler Ramsey, Yin Li, Yukitomo Arao, Ajanta Naidu, Laurel A. Coons, Alejandro Diaz & Kenneth S. Korach. 2019. Lavender Products Associated With Premature Thelarche and Prepubertal Gynecomastia: Case Reports and Endocrine-Disrupting Chemical Activities. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 104(11), 5393-5405.

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
There is reported use of the substance, but it has not yet been assigned for toxicology literature search.US. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 2015. Everything Added to Food. Appears as: listid: EAFUS-2275; Chemical_Name: LAVANDIN, OIL; ; CAS: 8022-15-9
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Food Additive Status

Data gaps

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged for as a low human health priority.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-07113; Chemical_Name: Oils, lavandin; ; CAS: 8022-15-9

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged for as a low human health priority.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-07113; Chemical_Name: Oils, lavandin; ; CAS: 8022-15-9
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged for as a low human health priority.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-07113; Chemical_Name: Oils, lavandin; ; CAS: 8022-15-9

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged for as a low human health priority.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-07113; Chemical_Name: Oils, lavandin; ; CAS: 8022-15-9

Data Sources

  • J Tyler Ramsey, Yin Li, Yukitomo Arao, Ajanta Naidu, Laurel A. Coons, Alejandro Diaz & Kenneth S. Korach. 2019. Lavender Products Associated With Premature Thelarche and Prepubertal Gynecomastia: Case Reports and Endocrine-Disrupting Chemical Activities. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 104(11), 5393-5405.
  • US. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 2015. Everything Added to Food. Appears as: listid: EAFUS-2275; Chemical_Name: LAVANDIN, OIL; ; CAS: 8022-15-9
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Food Additive Status List. Downloaded from http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/%7Edms/opa-appa.html, Oct 16, 2006.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-07113; Chemical_Name: Oils, lavandin; ; CAS: 8022-15-9

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