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PENTYLENE GLYCOL

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Data: Limited

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Cancer

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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foundation207 products
serums & essences149 products
facial moisturizer/treatment123 products
moisturizer with SPF76 products
mask59 products
lipstick55 products
makeup primer32 products
facial cleanser30 products
around-eye cream30 products
eye liner30 products
bronzer/highlighter29 products
lip balm29 products
concealer28 products
eye shadow27 products
moisturizer26 products
toners/astringents24 products
BB cream22 products
blush19 products
lip gloss14 products
beach & sport sunscreen13 products
mascara12 products
setting powder/spray11 products
brow liner9 products
makeup remover9 products
other eye makeup8 products
shampoo8 products
anti-aging7 products
exfoliant/scrub7 products
conditioner6 products
hair styling aide6 products
baby lotion5 products
lip plumper5 products
hand cream5 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
body firming lotion3 products
sunless tanning3 products
eyelash glue2 products
facial powder2 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
after shave2 products
eye makeup remover2 products
2 products
baby soap2 products
cuticle treatment1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant1 products
bar soap1 products
depilatory1 products
baby oil1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
CC cream1 products
beard cleanser1 products
mouthwash1 products
baby shampoo1 products
baby wipes1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
nail treatment1 products
detangler1 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
23 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Informational

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

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. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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