Other ConcernsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
SYNONYMSFATTY ACIDS, OLIVE OIL, POTASSIUM SALTS, FATTY ACIDS, OLIVE-OIL, POTASSIUM SALTS, OLIVE OIL ACIDS, POTASSIUM SALT; OLIVE OIL ACIDS, POTASSIUM SALTS; OLIVE OIL FATTY ACIDS, POTASSIUM SALT; OLIVE OIL, POTASSIUM SOAP, OLIVE OIL POTASSIUM SALTS FATTY ACIDS, POTASSIUM OLIVATE, and POTASSIUM SALTS FATTY ACIDS, OLIVE OIL
Potassium Olivate is a potassium salt of the fatty acids derived from Olea Europaea (Olive)Oil (q.v.).
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
|Limited evidence of any irritation||Open scientific literature|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
|Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - any||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
- Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
- CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
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