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VETIVERIA ZIZANOIDES ROOT OIL

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Data: Limited

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  • Multiple, additive exposure sources (low) and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment16 products
antiperspirant/deodorant12 products
facial cleanser9 products
hair styling aide8 products
liquid hand soap8 products
fragrance for women8 products
moisturizer8 products
body wash/cleanser8 products
mask7 products
beard oil7 products
fragrance for men7 products
serums & essences6 products
shampoo6 products
bar soap5 products
hand cream5 products
hand sanitizer4 products
conditioner4 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
exfoliant/scrub3 products
body oil3 products
after shave2 products
1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
around-eye cream1 products
mouthwash1 products
makeup remover1 products
beard care1 products
body spray1 products
makeup primer1 products
body firming lotion1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
shaving cream1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
hair spray1 products
lip balm1 products
sunless tanning1 products
bubble bath1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Human any toxicant or allergen - strong evidenceOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any toxicity or allergiesOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any toxicity or allergiesOpen scientific literature

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
One or more animal studies show skin irritation at low dosesOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any irritationOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any irritationOpen scientific literature

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of environmental toxicity or persistenceOpen scientific literature
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Cancer

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of mutagenicity.Open scientific literature

Data gaps

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

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
  • 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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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