Other ConcernsNon-reproductive organ system toxicity (low) and Contamination concerns (high)
SYNONYMSMETHYLENE DICYCLOHEXYLENE DIISOCYANATE, POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL POLYMER, PEG-8/ SMDI COPOLYMER, PEG-8/SMDI COPOLYMER, POLY(OXY-1,2-ETHANEDIYL)-A -HYDRO-W -HYDROXY, POLYMER WITH 1,1'METHYLENEBIS-(4-ISOCYANATOCYCLOHEXANE), POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 SMDI COPOLYMER, POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL POLYMER METHYLENE DICYCLOHEXYLENE DIISOCYANATE, POLYMER WITH 1,1'METHYLENEBIS-(4-ISOCYANATOCYCLOHEXANE) POLY(OXY-1,2-ETHANEDIYL)-A -HYDRO-W -HYDROXY, and POLYOXYETHYLENE (8) SMDI COPOLYMER
PEG-8/SMDI Copolymer is a copolymer of PEG-8 and saturated methylenediphenyldiisocyanate (dicyclohexylmethane diisocyanate) monomer.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reingredientive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|facial cleanser||3 products|
|daily use with SPF||2 products|
|makeup primer||2 products|
|brow liner||2 products|
|hair treatment/serum||1 products|
|skin fading/lightener||1 products|
|hand cream||1 products|
|serums & essences||1 products|
|around-eye cream||1 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||1 products|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Limited evidence of sense organ toxicity||Scorecard.org Toxicity Information|
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in food||FDA Food Additive Status|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- ED (Environmental Defense). 2006. Scorecard _ The Pollution Information Site. http://www.scorecard.org.
- 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.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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