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Sodium Polyacrylate Starch

Other Concerns


SYNONYMS

SODIUM POLYACRYLATE STARCH

Sodium Polyacrylate Starch is a polymer of sodium acrylate grafted with starch.

Common concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

  • CONCERNS
  • DATA SOURCES

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment16 products
moisturizer9 products
mask9 products
daily use with SPF7 products
hair styling aide4 products
eye shadow4 products
serums & essences3 products
makeup primer3 products
bronzer/highlighter2 products
around-eye cream1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
BB cream1 products
1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
facial cleanser1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
recreational sunscreen1 products
anti-aging1 products
body firming lotion1 products

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

Understanding scores

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