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MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA (MACADAMIA) SEED OIL

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Data: Limited

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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 moisturizer/treatment46 products
lipstick35 products
exfoliant/scrub32 products
lip balm31 products
moisturizer30 products
conditioner23 products
hair treatment/serum15 products
serums & essences14 products
hand cream10 products
around-eye cream10 products
facial cleanser8 products
shampoo7 products
eye liner7 products
shaving cream7 products
hair styling aide6 products
anti-aging6 products
moisturizer with SPF6 products
body oil6 products
mask5 products
beach & sport sunscreen5 products
lip liner4 products
lip gloss4 products
brow liner3 products
shaving cream (men's)3 products
bath oil/salts/soak3 products
bar soap2 products
oil controller2 products
detangler2 products
after shave2 products
sunless tanning2 products
fragrance for women2 products
hair color and bleaching1 products
beard oil1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
after sun product1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
toners/astringents1 products
BB cream1 products
baby sunscreen1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in productCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
7 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Ecotoxicology

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Uncertain environmental toxin and uncertain persistent or bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Informational

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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

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

Data Sources

  • CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
  • 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.

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