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Methyl Hydrogenated Rosinate

Other Concerns

Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate) and Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

SYNONYMS

HYDROGENATED METHYL ESTERS RESIN ACIDS AND ROSIN ACIDS, METHYL ESTER OF HYDROGENATED ROSIN; ROSIN, HYDROGENATED, METHYL ESTER, METHYL ESTER OF ROSIN (PARTIALLY HYDROGENATED), METHYL ESTERS RESIN ACIDS AND ROSIN ACIDS, HYDROGENATED, METHYL HYDROGENATED ROSINATE, RESIN ACIDS AND ROSIN ACIDS, HYDROGENATED, ME ESTERS, RESIN ACIDS AND ROSIN ACIDS, HYDROGENATED, METHYL ESTERS, and ROSIN (PARTIALLY HYDROGENATED) METHYL ESTER

Methyl Hydrogenated Rosinate is an ester of methyl alcohol and the hydrogenated alicyclicacids derived from rosin.

Common concerns

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  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

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  • DATA SOURCES

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Persistence and bioaccumulation

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Persistent or bioaccumulative and moderate to high toxicity concern in humansEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Persistent, bioaccumulative in wildlifeCanada PBTs - Accelerated Reduction/Elimination of Toxics (ARET)

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Classified as medium human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Ecotoxicology

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 1994. Accelerated Reduction/Elimination of Toxics (ARET). ARET substance list of persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic chemicals.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

Understanding scores

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Data availability

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