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LINALOOL

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Data: Fair

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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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shampoo537 products
conditioner461 products
facial moisturizer/treatment306 products
hair treatment/serum281 products
moisturizer278 products
fragrance for women254 products
body wash/cleanser252 products
lipstick233 products
hair styling aide222 products
foundation210 products
mask195 products
facial cleanser154 products
lip balm150 products
fragrance for men129 products
liquid hand soap124 products
hair spray120 products
lip gloss119 products
serums & essences117 products
styling gel/lotion112 products
exfoliant/scrub110 products
hand cream109 products
hair color and bleaching97 products
bath oil/salts/soak91 products
bar soap88 products
daily use with SPF83 products
body firming lotion79 products
body spray78 products
antiperspirant/deodorant75 products
toners/astringents60 products
body oil55 products
bronzer/highlighter51 products
sunless tanning45 products
makeup primer39 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)37 products
hand sanitizer35 products
concealer33 products
styling mousse/foam32 products
around-eye cream32 products
blush31 products
detangler29 products
shaving cream27 products
makeup remover25 products
anti-aging22 products
foot moisturizer21 products
recreational sunscreen20 products
bubble bath18 products
18 products
after shave16 products
CC cream14 products
setting powder/spray14 products
baby shampoo13 products
lip balm with SPF13 products
facial powder13 products
lip plumper12 products
hair relaxer11 products
BB cream11 products
shaving cream (men's)10 products
baby soap10 products
beard oil10 products
muscle/joint soreness9 products
baby lotion8 products
lip liner8 products
toothpaste7 products
foot cleansing7 products
eye shadow7 products
beard care7 products
nail treatment6 products
body powder6 products
after sun product5 products
polish remover5 products
vapor rubs5 products
cuticle treatment4 products
hair-loss treatment4 products
nail polish3 products
baby bubble bath3 products
diaper cream2 products
skin fading/lightener2 products
tanning oil2 products
eye makeup remover2 products
mouthwash2 products
damaged skin treatment2 products
baby sunscreen2 products
baby oil1 products
glitter1 products
mascara1 products
eyelash glue1 products
depilatory1 products
other eye makeup1 products
baby wipes1 products
beard cleanser1 products
nail glue1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Known human any toxicant or allergenOpinion on Frangrance allergens in cosmetics (2011), EU Cosmetics Directive
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.
Human [[system]] toxicant or allergen - strong evidenceEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2018. Safer Chemical Ingredients List (2018-02-28). Appears as: CAS: 78-70-6; List Name: Linalool; TSCA Chemical Name: 1,6-Octadien-3-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-

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

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

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Restricted in cosmetics - labeling requirement for allergensCosIng

Data Sources

  • Opinion on Frangrance allergens in cosmetics (2011), EU Cosmetics Directive
  • SCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2018. Safer Chemical Ingredients List (2018-02-28). Appears as: CAS: 78-70-6; List Name: Linalool; TSCA Chemical Name: 1,6-Octadien-3-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-
  • 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.
  • 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/ .

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