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KAOLIN

Score:

Data: Fair

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Cancer

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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lipstick458 products
eye shadow271 products
mask212 products
foundation198 products
blush99 products
facial powder77 products
concealer73 products
bronzer/highlighter64 products
facial cleanser60 products
bath oil/salts/soak59 products
lip gloss47 products
bar soap47 products
eye liner33 products
exfoliant/scrub29 products
brow liner29 products
shampoo22 products
mascara21 products
toothpaste20 products
antiperspirant/deodorant20 products
makeup primer15 products
facial moisturizer/treatment14 products
styling gel/lotion14 products
moisturizer12 products
body powder12 products
body wash/cleanser8 products
hair styling aide8 products
baby powder7 products
shaving cream7 products
BB cream7 products
7 products
lip plumper6 products
lip balm6 products
moisturizer with SPF6 products
hair spray5 products
conditioner5 products
around-eye cream4 products
serums & essences4 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
toners/astringents4 products
body firming lotion4 products
oil controller3 products
foot odor control3 products
baby lotion3 products
hair color and bleaching3 products
other eye makeup3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)3 products
beach & sport sunscreen2 products
diaper cream2 products
hand cream2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
depilatory2 products
nail polish1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
tooth whitening1 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
bubble bath1 products
other men's products1 products
pore strips1 products
eyelash glue1 products

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of respiratory toxicityKlaassen, C, M. Amdur and J. Doull (eds.). Casarett and Doull
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as a low human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
3740 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • Klaassen, C, M. Amdur and J. Doull (eds.). Casarett and Doull
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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