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MENTHYL ANTHRANILATE

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Data: Fair

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  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low), and Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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daily use with SPF2 products

Biochemical or cellular level changes

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Concern Reference
Produces damaging reactive oxygen species upon exposure to sunlightA Beeby & A. E. Jones. 2000. The photophysical properties of menthyl anthranilate: a UV-A sunscreen. Photochemistry and photobiology 72(1), 10-5.

Cancer

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Concern Reference
Structurally related substances are classified by IARC as known, probable, and possible human carcinogens (International Agency for Research on Carcinogens).International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) 2020. Agents classified by the IARC Monographs (through Volume 127). Appears as: ; Name: Aromatic amines
Produces damaging reactive oxygen species upon exposure to sunlight{Beeby, 2000}

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as expected to be toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Ecotoxicology

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Suspected to be an environmental toxin and be persistent or bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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25859 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • A Beeby & A. E. Jones. 2000. The photophysical properties of menthyl anthranilate: a UV-A sunscreen. Photochemistry and photobiology 72(1), 10-5.
  • International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) 2020. Agents classified by the IARC Monographs (through Volume 127). Appears as: ; Name: Aromatic amines
  • {Beeby, 2000}
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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