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Grown Alchemist Hydra-Hand Sanitiser

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Grown Alchemist Hydra-Hand Sanitiser product label collected on June 27, 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 Grown Alchemist Hydra-Hand Sanitiser is 3.

Data last updated: June 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

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)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS SINENSIS PEEL OIL EXPRESSED (SWEET ORANGE)

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL (CANE SUGAR)

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (PURIFIED WATER)

Fair
HYALURONIC ACID
Appeared as: HYALURONIC ACID (PLANT- HYALURONAN)

Limited

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

Fair

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (MARIGOLD) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY SAGE) OIL
Appeared as: SALVIA SCLARIA (CLARY SAGE) OIL

Limited
CEDRUS ATLANTICA (ATLAS CEDAR) OIL
Appeared as: CEDRUS ATLANTICA (CEDARWOOD) OIL

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Alcohol (Cane Sugar), Aqua (Purified Water), Glycerin (Plant), Hyaluronic Acid (Plant- Hyaluronan), Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Calendula Officinalis (Marigold) Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Salvia Sclaria (Clary Sage) Oil, Cedrus Atlantica (Cedarwood) Oil, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Peel Oil Expressed, Foeniculum Vulgare (Fennel) Oil, Linalool (Plant), Citral (Plant), Limonene (Plant).

Directions from packaging:

Apply a fine mist evenly onto hands to instantly kill bacteria and contagions, allow to evaporate. Perfect for use while travelling when water and/or hand wash are not readily available. Follow with your preferred Grown Alchemist Hand Cream: Age-Repair, Intensive or Vanilla, Orange Peel.

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