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SANTALUM ALBUM (SANDALWOOD) OIL

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Data: Limited

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  • Synonyms
  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate) and Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Cancer

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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facial moisturizer/treatment17 products
moisturizer17 products
fragrance for women14 products
bath oil/salts/soak11 products
body wash/cleanser11 products
shampoo7 products
facial cleanser6 products
exfoliant/scrub6 products
body spray5 products
body oil4 products
serums & essences4 products
beard oil4 products
vapor rubs3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant3 products
bar soap3 products
mask3 products
shaving cream2 products
foot cleansing2 products
baby lotion1 products
conditioner1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
oil controller1 products
body powder1 products
anti-aging1 products
foot odor control1 products
hair spray1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
hair styling aide1 products

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as medium human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Used in food or as an additive with limited or no toxicity information availableFDA Everything Added to Food

Data gaps

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • 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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