Other ConcernsMultiple, additive exposure sources (low)
SYNONYMSCYDONIA OBLONGA EXTRACT, EXTRACT OF PYRUS CYDONIA, EXTRACT OF QUINCE, EXTRACT OF QUINCE (PYRUS CYDONIA) SEED, PYRUS CYDONIA (QUINCE) SEED EXTRACT, PYRUS CYDONIA EXTRACT, PYRUS CYDONIA SEED EXTRACT, QUINCE (PYRUS CYDONIA) SEED EXTRACT, QUINCE EXTRACT, QUINCE SEED EXTRACT, QUINCE SEED EXTRACT (CYDONIA SPP.), and QUINCE, CYDONIA OBLONGA, EXT.
This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.
Pyrus Cydonia Seed Extract is an extract of the seeds of the quince, Pyrus cydonia.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|liquid hand soap||2 products|
|hand cream||1 products|
|hand sanitizer||1 products|
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Used in food or as an additive with limited or no toxicity information available||FDA Everything Added to Food|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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