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Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve Company Soap, Rugged Spice Shaving Soap

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve Company Soap, Rugged Spice Shaving Soap 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, Rugged Spice Shaving Soap is 3.

Data last updated: May 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

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
Limited
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL

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

Fair

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

Fair
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) BUD OIL
Appeared as: CLOVE BUD ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• 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)

Fair
CI 77004
Appeared as: BENTONITE CLAY

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: EUCALYPTUS ESSENTIAL OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
Appeared as: AVOCADO OIL

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

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

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Robust

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) FRUIT MILK
Appeared as: COCONUT MILK

None
SAPINDUS TRIFOLIATUS FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: SOAPNUTS (ARITHA)

Limited
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) OIL
Appeared as: CASSIA ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: ROSEMARY 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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Leaping Bunny

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 Coconut Oil, Organic Avocado Oil, Organic Cocoa Butter, Organic Castor Bean Oil, Organic Palm Oil (Sustainable), Organic Virgin Shea Butter, Water, Sodium Hydroxide, Organic Canola Oil, Organic Coconut Milk, Bentonite Clay, Organic Soapnuts (Aritha), Clove Bud Essential Oil, Lemon Essential Oil, Cassia Essential Oil, Eucalyptus Essential Oil, Rosemary Essential Oil, Organic Cornstarch, Organic Rosemary Oil Extract (ROE)

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