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Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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serums & essences19 products
antiperspirant/deodorant7 products
facial moisturizer/treatment4 products
toners/astringents4 products
conditioner3 products
moisturizer3 products
body wash/cleanser3 products
shampoo2 products
mask2 products
facial cleanser2 products
liquid hand soap2 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
lip plumper1 products
after sun product1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
moisturizer with SPF1 products
makeup remover1 products
makeup primer1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
mascara1 products

Enhanced skin absorption

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Concern Reference
Results demonstrated approximately ten times the amount of Zn was absorbed from the protein complexed form when compared to ZnSO4.APCP 2007. Acqua-Biomin® Product Line: Technical Information. South Plainfield, NJ: Arch Personal Care Products, 8.

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Data Sources

  • APCP 2007. Acqua-Biomin® Product Line: Technical Information. South Plainfield, NJ: Arch Personal Care Products, 8.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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