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MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE

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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (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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foundation243 products
mask143 products
moisturizer124 products
bronzer/highlighter99 products
brow liner70 products
facial moisturizer/treatment49 products
eye liner36 products
eye shadow36 products
facial cleanser33 products
mascara32 products
concealer29 products
hand cream24 products
daily use with SPF23 products
baby lotion21 products
makeup primer17 products
exfoliant/scrub16 products
around-eye cream12 products
blush11 products
facial powder11 products
shaving cream10 products
body firming lotion10 products
serums & essences9 products
conditioner8 products
BB cream6 products
recreational sunscreen6 products
skin fading/lightener5 products
anti-aging5 products
hair color and bleaching4 products
foot moisturizer4 products
hair styling aide3 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant2 products
shampoo2 products
toners/astringents2 products
lipstick1 products
foot cleansing1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
sunless tanning1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
bar soap1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
makeup remover1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
hand sanitizer1 products

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of any toxicityScorecard.org Toxicity Information
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as a low human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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
108 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • ED (Environmental Defense). 2006. Scorecard _ The Pollution Information Site. http://www.scorecard.org.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • 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.

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