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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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lipstick67 products
facial moisturizer/treatment56 products
moisturizer52 products
lip balm36 products
exfoliant/scrub35 products
moisturizer with SPF28 products
conditioner24 products
around-eye cream22 products
hair treatment/serum21 products
hand cream19 products
serums & essences17 products
shampoo14 products
body oil14 products
mask14 products
lip gloss10 products
facial cleanser9 products
foundation9 products
eye liner9 products
shaving cream9 products
anti-aging7 products
body firming lotion7 products
body wash/cleanser6 products
beach & sport sunscreen6 products
lip liner4 products
shaving cream (men's)4 products
bath oil/salts/soak4 products
hair styling aide4 products
brow liner3 products
lip balm with SPF3 products
after shave2 products
sunless tanning2 products
fragrance for women2 products
facial powder2 products
other eye makeup2 products
beard oil2 products
bubble bath2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
eye shadow2 products
bar soap2 products
oil controller2 products
detangler2 products
toners/astringents1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
body spray1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
tanning oil1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
concealer1 products
hair color and bleaching1 products
beard care1 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


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


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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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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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.


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