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Data: Fair

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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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conditioner92 products
shampoo32 products
hair treatment/serum25 products
lip balm24 products
moisturizer17 products
recreational sunscreen17 products
facial moisturizer/treatment17 products
hair styling aide14 products
lipstick13 products
styling gel/lotion11 products
serums & essences9 products
body wash/cleanser8 products
facial cleanser7 products
body firming lotion6 products
mask6 products
anti-aging6 products
baby sunscreen5 products
body oil5 products
hair color and bleaching4 products
lip gloss4 products
hair spray3 products
around-eye cream3 products
detangler3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant2 products
makeup remover2 products
2 products
polish remover2 products
beard oil2 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
nail treatment2 products
concealer1 products
daily use with SPF1 products
after shave1 products
beard cleanser1 products
makeup primer1 products
hand cream1 products
cuticle treatment1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1999 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.


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