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Tributyl Citrate

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SYNONYMS

1,2,3-PROPANETRICARBOXYLIC ACID, 2-HYDROXY-, TRIBUTYL ESTER, 2-HYDROXY- TRIBUTYL ESTER 1,2,3-PROPANETRICARBOXYLIC ACID, 2-HYDROXY-1,2,3-PROPANETRICARBOXYLIC ACID, TRIBUTYL ESTER, CITRIC ACID, TRIBUTYL ESTER, TRIBUTYL CITRATE, TRIBUTYL ESTER 1,2,3-PROPANETRICARBOXYLIC ACID, 2-HYDROXY-, TRIBUTYL ESTER 2-HYDROXY-1,2,3-PROPANETRICARBOXYLIC ACID, and TRIBUTYL ESTER CITRIC ACID

Tributyl Citrate is a triester of butyl alcohol and citric acid.

Common concerns

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

Ingredient concerns

  • CONCERNS
  • DATA SOURCES

Products with this Ingredient

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body wash/cleanser3 products
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bubble bath2 products
serums & essences2 products
mask2 products
facial moisturizer/treatment2 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
1 products
fragrance for women1 products
conditioner1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
facial cleanser1 products
nail treatment1 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
44 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Informational

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

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