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Data: Fair

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  • Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)


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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foundation47 products
lipstick47 products
lip gloss25 products
eye shadow21 products
facial moisturizer/treatment18 products
mask15 products
serums & essences15 products
shampoo11 products
moisturizer with SPF10 products
moisturizer9 products
concealer9 products
beach & sport sunscreen8 products
conditioner7 products
after shave7 products
body wash/cleanser6 products
exfoliant/scrub5 products
hair treatment/serum5 products
facial cleanser4 products
around-eye cream4 products
blush4 products
hair styling aide4 products
hand sanitizer4 products
toothpaste2 products
lip balm2 products
facial powder2 products
2 products
anti-aging2 products
toners/astringents2 products
body firming lotion2 products
hair spray2 products
makeup primer2 products
brow liner2 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
hand cream1 products
bronzer/highlighter1 products
shaving cream1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
makeup remover1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
eye liner1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
oil controller1 products

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
2987 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Data Sources

  • 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.


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