Other ConcernsUse restrictions (low) and Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
SYNONYMSPEG-12 TRIDECYL ETHER, POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 600 TRIDECYL ETHER, POLYOXYETHYLENE (12) TRIDECYL ETHER, TRIDECETH-12, and TRIDETH-12
Trideceth-12 is the polyethylene glycol ether of a long fatty alcohol, tridecyl alcohol; used as a surfactant.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reingredientive Toxicity
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|hair spray||4 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||2 products|
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Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as expected to be toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Classified as medium human health priority||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualifications||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|Suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Not suspected to be persistent||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Not suspected to be bioaccumulative||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|7 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
- 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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