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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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moisturizer214 products
bar soap146 products
lipstick139 products
conditioner139 products
lip balm125 products
facial moisturizer/treatment122 products
body wash/cleanser91 products
facial cleanser82 products
beach & sport sunscreen76 products
hair treatment/serum74 products
body oil68 products
liquid hand soap62 products
exfoliant/scrub54 products
serums & essences52 products
lip gloss50 products
concealer42 products
shampoo37 products
eye shadow37 products
baby lotion34 products
mask28 products
hand cream25 products
around-eye cream23 products
shaving cream21 products
styling gel/lotion20 products
foundation19 products
hair styling aide18 products
body firming lotion16 products
bath oil/salts/soak16 products
makeup remover15 products
diaper cream15 products
baby soap15 products
lip balm with SPF15 products
moisturizer with SPF11 products
lip liner11 products
muscle/joint soreness9 products
vapor rubs9 products
baby sunscreen9 products
baby oil9 products
detangler8 products
beard oil8 products
foot moisturizer7 products
makeup primer7 products
7 products
hair color and bleaching7 products
mascara6 products
shaving cream (men's)6 products
eye liner6 products
anti-aging5 products
bronzer/highlighter4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant4 products
polish remover4 products
fragrance for women4 products
hair spray4 products
baby shampoo4 products
baby wipes3 products
brow liner3 products
beard care3 products
eye makeup remover3 products
after sun product3 products
cuticle treatment3 products
makeup with SPF2 products
toners/astringents2 products
sunless tanning2 products
bubble bath2 products
blush2 products
after shave2 products
other eye makeup2 products
foot cleansing1 products
nail treatment1 products
tanning oil1 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
other men's products1 products
hair relaxer1 products
oil controller1 products
foot odor control1 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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