SYNONYMSPOLYOXYPROPYLENE (10) METHYL GLUCOSE ETHER, POLYPROPYLENE GLYCOL (10) METHYL GLUCOSE ETHER, POLY[OXY(METHYL-1,2-ETHANEDIYL)], .ALPHA.-HYDRO-.OMEGA.-HYDROXY-, ETHER WITH METHYL .BETA.-D-GLUCOPYRANOSIDE (4:1), POLY[OXY(METHYL1,2ETHANEDIYL)], Î±HYDROÏ‰HYDROXY, ETHERWITH METHYL Î²DGLUCOPYRANOSIDE (4:1), and PPG-10 METHYL GLUCOSE ETHER
This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.
PPG-10 Methyl Glucose Ether is a polypropylene glycol ether of methyl glucose.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - any||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Not suspected to be bioaccumulative||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
- 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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