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Data: Limited

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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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facial cleanser9 products
shampoo8 products
moisturizer8 products
body wash/cleanser7 products
exfoliant/scrub7 products
bath oil/salts/soak5 products
concealer5 products
fragrance for women5 products
bar soap4 products
facial moisturizer/treatment4 products
body spray4 products
liquid hand soap4 products
body oil2 products
conditioner2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
serums & essences2 products
hand sanitizer2 products
detangler1 products
foot odor control1 products
body powder1 products
hair spray1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
foot cleansing1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant1 products
anti-aging1 products
facial powder1 products

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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