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SORBITAN SESQUIOLEATE

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Data: Limited

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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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foundation108 products
lipstick53 products
concealer47 products
bronzer/highlighter29 products
moisturizer with SPF17 products
mascara17 products
eye shadow16 products
makeup primer14 products
mask13 products
blush12 products
beach & sport sunscreen11 products
CC cream11 products
lip balm10 products
diaper cream10 products
eye liner8 products
lip liner6 products
lip gloss6 products
facial moisturizer/treatment5 products
moisturizer4 products
BB cream4 products
makeup with SPF3 products
brow liner3 products
other eye makeup3 products
facial cleanser2 products
lip plumper2 products
hair color and bleaching2 products
serums & essences2 products
around-eye cream1 products
facial powder1 products
after shave1 products
depilatory1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
makeup remover1 products
eyelash glue1 products
hair styling aide1 products
eye makeup remover1 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
48 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Ecotoxicology

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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Informational

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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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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as a low human health priorityEnvironment 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. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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