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MINERAL OIL

Score:

Data: Good

  • Other Concerns
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  • Synonyms
  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Products with this Ingredient

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eye liner72 products
foundation64 products
moisturizer50 products
lip gloss48 products
lip balm40 products
hair color and bleaching38 products
beach & sport sunscreen34 products
bronzer/highlighter33 products
eye shadow32 products
lip balm with SPF26 products
antiperspirant/deodorant20 products
lipstick20 products
facial moisturizer/treatment11 products
conditioner11 products
facial powder9 products
moisturizer with SPF7 products
concealer7 products
exfoliant/scrub7 products
makeup remover6 products
diaper cream6 products
body firming lotion6 products
brow liner6 products
hand cream5 products
lip plumper5 products
hair treatment/serum5 products
foot moisturizer4 products
depilatory4 products
blush4 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)3 products
anti-aging3 products
mask3 products
body wash/cleanser3 products
baby oil2 products
baby lotion2 products
shampoo2 products
shaving cream2 products
lip liner2 products
detangler2 products
hair styling aide2 products
sunless tanning2 products
after shave1 products
around-eye cream1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
mascara1 products
eyelash glue1 products
serums & essences1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Possible human immune system toxicant or allergenNational Library of Medicine HazMap
Human immune and respiratory toxicant or allergen - strong evidenceAssociation of Occupational and Environmental Clinics

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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

Cancer

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Concern Reference
Cancer - limited evidenceNational Toxicology Program 10th Report on Carcinogens (2002). http://ehis.niehs.nih.gov/roc/toc10.html

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
4094 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2006. HazMap — Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents.
  • AOEC (Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics). 2009. AEOC exposures codes and asthmagen designation.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • National Toxicology Program 10th Report on Carcinogens (2002). http://ehis.niehs.nih.gov/roc/toc10.html
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

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