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Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve Company Soap, Citrus Woods Green Tea

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve Company Soap, Citrus Woods Green Tea product label collected on May 14, 2021 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 Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve Company Soap, Citrus Woods Green Tea is 1.

Data last updated: May 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL
Appeared as: LIME ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)

Limited
LAURUS NOBILIS OIL
Appeared as: BAY LAUREL ESSENTIAL OIL

• Use restrictions (high)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CASTOR BEAN OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited
ABIES (FIR) NEEDLE OIL
Appeared as: FIR NEEDLE ESSENTIAL OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SUNFLOWER OIL

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCONUT OIL

Fair
ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: PALM OIL (SUSTAINABLE)

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: VIRGIN SHEA BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: COCOA BUTTER

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA)
Appeared as: MATCHA GREEN TEA

Limited
CEDARWOOD OIL
Appeared as: CEDARWOOD ESSENTIAL OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

None
PINUS (PINE) NEEDLE OIL
Appeared as: PINE NEEDLE ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
LITSEA CUBEBA (MAY CHANG) OIL
Appeared as: LITSEA CUBEBA ESSENTIAL OIL

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
JUNIPERUS COMMUNIS FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL

None
CALLITRIS INTRATROPICA (BLUE CYPRESS) OIL
Appeared as: CYPRESS ESSENTIAL OIL

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Appeared as: CORNSTARCH

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) OIL EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSEMARY OIL EXTRACT (ROE)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Organic Sunflower Oil, Organic Coconut Oil, Organic Palm Oil (Sustainable), Organic Green Tea, Organic Virgin Shea Butter, Organic Cocoa Butter, Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Organic Canola Oil, Organic Castor Bean Oil, Sodium Hydroxide, Organic Matcha Green Tea, Cedarwood Essential Oil, Fir Needle Essential Oil, Pine Needle Essential Oil, Lime Essential Oil, Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil, Bay Laurel Essential Oil, Juniper Berry Essential Oil, Cypress Essential Oil, Organic Cornstarch, Organic Rosemary Oil Extract (ROE)

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