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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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mask21 products
shampoo10 products
facial moisturizer/treatment6 products
conditioner6 products
serums & essences6 products
exfoliant/scrub6 products
hair treatment/serum5 products
hair styling aide4 products
detangler4 products
body wash/cleanser4 products
foot cleansing4 products
foot moisturizer3 products
moisturizer3 products
baby shampoo3 products
baby lotion3 products
tanning oil2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
baby soap2 products
recreational sunscreen2 products
daily use with SPF2 products
hand cream2 products
liquid hand soap1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
bubble bath1 products
around-eye cream1 products
bar soap1 products
makeup remover1 products
hair spray1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
facial cleanser1 products
baby wipes1 products

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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