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Data: Fair

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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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lipstick156 products
lip balm152 products
moisturizer83 products
conditioner74 products
facial moisturizer/treatment62 products
body oil51 products
facial cleanser31 products
hair treatment/serum28 products
bath oil/salts/soak25 products
foundation24 products
body firming lotion23 products
lip gloss23 products
mask16 products
exfoliant/scrub14 products
around-eye cream13 products
hair styling aide13 products
recreational sunscreen13 products
body wash/cleanser12 products
serums & essences11 products
hand cream10 products
blush9 products
BB cream9 products
eye shadow8 products
8 products
shampoo7 products
antiperspirant/deodorant7 products
bronzer/highlighter7 products
daily use with SPF6 products
facial powder6 products
concealer6 products
liquid hand soap5 products
hair color and bleaching5 products
baby lotion5 products
anti-aging4 products
bubble bath4 products
baby oil3 products
eye liner3 products
after sun product3 products
shaving cream3 products
bar soap3 products
toners/astringents3 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
cuticle treatment3 products
makeup primer2 products
fragrance for women2 products
sunless tanning2 products
baby sunscreen2 products
fragrance for men2 products
foot moisturizer2 products
diaper cream2 products
detangler2 products
hair spray2 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
lip plumper1 products
other eye makeup1 products
after shave1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
body powder1 products
baby shampoo1 products
brow liner1 products
baby soap1 products
baby bubble bath1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in productCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
2036 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List


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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.


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