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LINALOOL

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Data: Fair

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  • Use restrictions (high)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment152 products
fragrance for women110 products
lipstick110 products
foundation107 products
shampoo104 products
moisturizer103 products
serums & essences101 products
body wash/cleanser88 products
conditioner81 products
facial cleanser62 products
moisturizer with SPF54 products
lip gloss46 products
bath oil/salts/soak45 products
exfoliant/scrub41 products
fragrance for men37 products
mask36 products
lip balm35 products
body oil26 products
hair styling aide26 products
bar soap25 products
antiperspirant/deodorant25 products
bronzer/highlighter24 products
toners/astringents24 products
styling gel/lotion24 products
hair treatment/serum21 products
concealer20 products
hand cream19 products
hair color and bleaching18 products
liquid hand soap18 products
blush17 products
body spray15 products
makeup remover15 products
makeup primer15 products
shaving cream14 products
hair spray12 products
beach & sport sunscreen12 products
lip balm with SPF9 products
around-eye cream8 products
sunless tanning8 products
lip liner8 products
lip plumper7 products
eye shadow7 products
detangler6 products
body firming lotion6 products
baby shampoo6 products
CC cream6 products
vapor rubs6 products
other men's products5 products
foot moisturizer4 products
baby oil4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)4 products
after shave4 products
mouthwash4 products
styling mousse/foam3 products
shaving cream (men's)3 products
bubble bath3 products
beard oil3 products
baby soap3 products
baby lotion3 products
BB cream3 products
anti-aging2 products
facial powder2 products
after sun product2 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
toothpaste2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
hair relaxer1 products
foot odor control1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
baby wipes1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
other eye makeup1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
oil controller1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
body powder1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
polish remover1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Possible 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.

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Restricted in cosmetics (recommendations or requirements) - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - anyCosIng
Recommended restricted in cosmetics - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - Fragrance subject to restrictions: safe only if satisfies manufacturing specifications or purity limits, according to industry safety panel (International Fragrance Association)IFRA_Standard_107html

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1720 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

Informational

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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - Fragrance subject to restrictions: safe only if satisfies manufacturing specifications or purity limits, according to industry safety panel (International Fragrance Association)IFRA_Standard_107html

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 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/ .
  • IFRA_Standard_107html
  • 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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