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Ppg 12/ Smdi Copolymer

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SYNONYMS

4,4'-DIISOCYANATODICYCLOHEXYLMETHANE, POLYPROPYLENE GLYCOL POLYMER; .ALPHA.-HYDRO-.OMEGA.-HYDROXYPOLY[OXY(METHYL-1,2-ETHANEDIYL], METHYLENEBIS(4-CYCLOHEXYL)ISOCYANATE POLYMER; ISOCYANIC ACID, METHYLEN, POLY[OXY(METHYL-1,2-ETHANEDIYL)], .ALPHA.-HYDRO-.OMEGA.-HYDROXY-, POLYMER WITH 1,1'-METHYLENEBIS[4-ISOCYANATOCYCLOHEXANE], POLY[OXY(METHYL1,2ETHANEDIYL)], αHYDROωHYDROXY, POLYMER WITH 1,1 METHYLENEBIS[4ISOCYANATOCYCLOHEXANE], PPG-12/ SMDI COPOLYMER, and PPG-12/SMDI COPOLYMER

This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.


PPG-12/SMDI Copolymer is a copolymer of saturated methylene diphenyldiisocyanate andPPG-12 monomers.

Common concerns

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  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

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Products with this Ingredient

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foundation13 products
facial moisturizer/treatment5 products
around-eye cream4 products
recreational sunscreen3 products
moisturizer2 products
facial powder2 products
serums & essences2 products
facial cleanser1 products
daily use with SPF1 products
concealer1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
mask1 products
anti-aging1 products

Ecotoxicology

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • 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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