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PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (ROSE GERANIUM) OIL

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Data: Limited

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  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate) and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment60 products
moisturizer35 products
serums & essences23 products
facial cleanser23 products
body wash/cleanser14 products
body oil14 products
antiperspirant/deodorant14 products
shampoo14 products
conditioner11 products
bar soap11 products
bath oil/salts/soak11 products
anti-aging10 products
exfoliant/scrub10 products
mask9 products
hair treatment/serum7 products
toners/astringents6 products
body spray5 products
concealer5 products
fragrance for women4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)4 products
hand cream4 products
makeup primer3 products
moisturizer with SPF3 products
baby lotion3 products
around-eye cream3 products
baby soap3 products
hair spray2 products
foundation2 products
baby shampoo2 products
2 products
shaving cream1 products
lip balm1 products
lip plumper1 products
baby oil1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
after sun product1 products
body firming lotion1 products
diaper cream1 products
beard oil1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
The European Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety reports this substance is an established contact allergen in humans.EC (European Commission of the European Union) 1999-2020. Enterprise Directorate-General Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics. The rules governing cosmetic products in the European Union, Volume 1, 'Cosmetics legislation.'
REACH registrations this substance causes serious eye irritation, causes skin irritation and may cause an allergic skin reaction. CLP notifications identifies that this substance may be fatal if swallowed and enters airways, is toxic to aquatic life with European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
REACH registrations this substance may cause an allergic skin reaction.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
REACH registrations this substance causes serious eye irritation, causes skin irritation and may cause an allergic skin reaction. CLP notifications identifies that this substance may be fatal if swallowed and enters airways, is toxic to aquatic life with European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
REACH registrations this substance causes serious eye irritation.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as medium human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
REACH registrations this substance causes serious eye irritation, causes skin irritation and may cause an allergic skin reaction. CLP notifications identifies that this substance may be fatal if swallowed and enters airways, is toxic to aquatic life with European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
CLP notifications identifies that this substance is toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • EC (European Commission of the European Union) 1999-2020. Enterprise Directorate-General Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics. The rules governing cosmetic products in the European Union, Volume 1, 'Cosmetics legislation.'
  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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