Other ConcernsNon-reproductive organ system toxicity (low) and Contamination concerns (high)
SYNONYMSPEG-30 DIPOLYHYDROXYSTEARATE, POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL (30) DIPOLYHYDROXYSTEARATE, and POLYOXYETHYLENE (30) DIPOLYHYDROXYSTEARATE
Restricted: EWG VERIFIED products cannot contain this ingredient without adequate substantiation
PEG-30 Dipolyhydroxystearate is a polyethylene glycol diester of Polyhydroxystearic Acid(q.v.).
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|daily use with SPF||17 products|
|recreational sunscreen||12 products|
|BB cream||11 products|
|eye liner||6 products|
|brow liner||4 products|
|diaper cream||4 products|
|facial cleanser||3 products|
|makeup primer||3 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||3 products|
|makeup remover||2 products|
|hair styling aide||1 products|
|eyelash glue||1 products|
|lip balm||1 products|
|after shave||1 products|
|baby sunscreen||1 products|
|hair treatment/serum||1 products|
|hair-loss treatment||1 products|
|foot moisturizer||1 products|
|around-eye cream||1 products|
|body wash/cleanser||1 products|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Limited evidence of sense organ toxicity||Scorecard.org Toxicity Information|
|1 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in food||FDA Food Additive Status|
- ED (Environmental Defense). 2006. Scorecard _ The Pollution Information Site. http://www.scorecard.org.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
- FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Food Additive Status List. Downloaded from http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/%7Edms/opa-appa.html, Oct 16, 2006.
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