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Anhydroxylitol

IMAGE SOURCE: PubChem

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SYNONYMS

1,4-ANHYDRO- D-XYLITOL, 1,4-ANHYDRO-D-XYLITOL, ANHYDROXYLITOL, and D-XYLITOL, 1,4-ANHYDRO-

Common concerns

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  • 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/treatment37 products
serums & essences24 products
mask23 products
moisturizer14 products
facial cleanser11 products
shampoo10 products
bronzer/highlighter8 products
toners/astringents7 products
around-eye cream6 products
conditioner5 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
sunless tanning4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant3 products
makeup primer3 products
daily use with SPF3 products
CC cream3 products
eye makeup remover2 products
body oil2 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
skin fading/lightener2 products
hair styling aide2 products
makeup remover2 products
recreational sunscreen1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
body spray1 products
after sun product1 products
hand cream1 products
1 products
body firming lotion1 products
hand sanitizer1 products

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
5 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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Hazard score

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Data availability

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