SACCHAROMYCES/ COPPER FERMENT
Cancer: Ingredients linked to cancer in government, industry or academic studies or assessments.
Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
Developmental and reproductive toxicity: Ingredients linked to developmental and reproductive toxicity, a broad class of health effects that range from infertility and reproductive organ cancers to birth defects and developmental delays in children.
Allergies & Immunotoxicity
Allergies and immunotoxicity: Ingredients linked to harm to the immune system, a class of health problems that manifest as allergic reactions or an impaired capacity to fight disease and repair damaged tissue in the body.
Products with this Ingredient
|facial moisturizer/treatment||4 products|
|styling gel/lotion||2 products|
|hair spray||2 products|
|hair treatment/serum||2 products|
|around-eye cream||2 products|
|hand cream||2 products|
|facial cleanser||1 products|
|hair styling aide||1 products|
|moisturizer with SPF||1 products|
|makeup remover||1 products|
|serums & essences||1 products|
Enhanced skin absorption
|Results demonstrated approximately ten times the amount of Zn was absorbed from the protein complexed form when compared to ZnSO4.||APCP 2007. Acqua-BiominÂ® Product Line: Technical Information. South Plainfield, NJ: Arch Personal Care Products, 8.|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Persistent, bioaccumulative in wildlife||Canada PBTs - Accelerated Reduction/Elimination of Toxics (ARET)|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Limited evidence of respiratory toxicity||California EPA, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment Acute Reference Exposure Levels (RELs), Averaging Times, and Toxicologic Endpoints. Includes all Acute Reference Exposure Levels (ARELs) developed by OEHHA through May 2000http://www.oehha.org/air/acute_rels/allAcRELs.html, California EPA, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. Air Toxics Hot Spots Program Risk Assessment Guidelines, Part III: Technical Support Document|
|One or more animal studies show classified as toxic effects at moderate doses (low dose studies may be unavailable for this ingredient)||EPA Toxic Release Inventory PBTs|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- APCP 2007. Acqua-BiominÂ® Product Line: Technical Information. South Plainfield, NJ: Arch Personal Care Products, 8.
- EC (Environment Canada). 1994. Accelerated Reduction/Elimination of Toxics (ARET). ARET substance list of persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic chemicals.
- California EPA, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment Acute Reference Exposure Levels (RELs), Averaging Times, and Toxicologic Endpoints. Includes all Acute Reference Exposure Levels (ARELs) developed by OEHHA through May 2000http://www.oehha.org/air/acute_rels/allAcRELs.html, California EPA, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. Air Toxics Hot Spots Program Risk Assessment Guidelines, Part III: Technical Support Document
- EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency). 1999. Toxics Release Inventory Program. PBT Chemical Rule.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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