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Data: Fair

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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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moisturizer251 products
lip balm178 products
conditioner176 products
bar soap164 products
facial moisturizer/treatment145 products
lipstick136 products
body wash/cleanser117 products
hair treatment/serum117 products
facial cleanser98 products
liquid hand soap92 products
beach & sport sunscreen86 products
body oil68 products
exfoliant/scrub63 products
lip gloss63 products
serums & essences59 products
shampoo55 products
concealer43 products
eye shadow43 products
hair styling aide40 products
hand cream36 products
shaving cream35 products
baby lotion33 products
mask31 products
body firming lotion31 products
around-eye cream30 products
styling gel/lotion23 products
diaper cream19 products
baby soap19 products
foundation19 products
makeup remover18 products
bath oil/salts/soak18 products
lip balm with SPF17 products
moisturizer with SPF14 products
bronzer/highlighter13 products
muscle/joint soreness12 products
lip liner12 products
beard oil11 products
makeup primer11 products
foot moisturizer10 products
detangler10 products
shaving cream (men's)9 products
hair color and bleaching9 products
vapor rubs9 products
baby sunscreen9 products
9 products
baby oil8 products
anti-aging8 products
baby wipes8 products
hair spray7 products
eye liner7 products
mascara6 products
baby shampoo6 products
beard care6 products
sunless tanning5 products
after sun product5 products
antiperspirant/deodorant5 products
fragrance for women4 products
blush4 products
hair relaxer3 products
cuticle treatment3 products
after shave3 products
eye makeup remover3 products
polish remover3 products
brow liner3 products
bubble bath2 products
other eye makeup2 products
tanning oil2 products
hair-loss treatment2 products
styling mousse/foam2 products
toners/astringents2 products
oil controller1 products
foot odor control1 products
foot cleansing1 products
nail treatment1 products
nail polish1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
BB cream1 products
beard cleanser1 products

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
9568 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List


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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • 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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.


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