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COOLA Mineral Sunscreen Spray, Tropical Coconut, SPF 30

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the COOLA Mineral Sunscreen Spray, Tropical Coconut, SPF 30 product label collected on April 02, 2019 for safety according to the methodology outlined in our Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. We assess the ingredients listed on the labels of personal care products based on data in toxicity and regulatory databases, government and health agency assessments and the open scientific literature. EWG's rating for COOLA Mineral Sunscreen Spray, Tropical Coconut, SPF 30 is 3.

Data last updated: April 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair
CI 77004
Appeared as: BENTONITE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CAMELINA SATIVA (GOLD OF PLEASURE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CAMELINA SATIVA SEED OIL

None

None

Limited

Fair
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER)
Appeared as: CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OLEOSOMES

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair

Fair

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) ESTERS
Appeared as: JOJOBA ESTERS

Limited
LIMNANTHES VERSICOLOR (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL

None
MAURITIA FLEXUOSA FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: MAURITIA FLEXUOSA (BURITI) FRUIT OIL

None

Fair

None
OPUNTIA FICUS-INDICA STEM EXTRACT
Appeared as: OPUNTIA FICUS-INDICA FLOWER EXTRACT

Fair

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

Limited

None

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINESIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Robust

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: Zinc Oxide 14.5%, Inactive Ingredients: Algae Extract (Organic), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Organic), Bentonite, Bisabolol (Organic), Brassica Campestris (Rapeseed) Seed Oil, Butyloctyl Salicylate, Camelina Sativa Seed Oil, Caprylhydroxamic Acid, Capryloyl Glycerin/Sebacic Acid Copolymer, Caprylyl Glycol, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Oleosomes, Cellulose Gum, Cetearyl Alcohol, Citric Acid, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Water (Organic), Coco-Glucoside, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil (Organic), Fragrance, Glycerin (Organic), Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil (Organic), Jojoba Esters, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Mauritia Flexuosa (Buriti) Fruit Oil (Organic), Methyl Dihydroabietate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Opuntia Ficus-Indica Flower Extract, Propanediol, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract (Organic), Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed Oil (Organic), Shea Butter Ethyl Esters, Simmondsia Chinesis (Jojoba) Seed Oil (Organic), Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Water

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only.Flammable: Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate. Do not store at temperatures above 120ËšF. Do not use in the presence of a flame or spark, or while smoking. Do not use on damaged or broken skin .While using this product keep away from face to avoid breathing. Keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Apply outdoors. Avoid overspray as it could cause surface to become slippery. Do not apply in windy conditions. Use in a well-ventilated area. Stop use and ask a doctor if skin rash occurs. Keep out of reach of children. If product is swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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