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Triclosan and triclocarban are known endocrine-disrupting chemicals. Accessed Jan 30, 2018. [130] MADE SAFE permits grapefruit seed extract when 100 percent naturally derived and unadulterated; synthetic forms are the only forms of this ingredient that are not permitted. Like most plastics, PVC has the capability to leech harmful chemicals like endocrine disruptors into the water or food it’s being used to contain. Retrieved from https://www.cir-safety.org/sites/default/files/prohibitedrestrictedbyFDA%2011-30-2011.pdf, [187] Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety, (SCCS). Retrieved from http://endocrinedisruption.org/interactive-tools/tedx-list-of-potential-endocrine-disruptors/search-the-tedx-list, [206] Environment and Climate Change Canada. IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans: Cadmium and cadmium compounds. Search the SIN (substitute it now) list: benzophenone. (n.d.) Triclosan: Environmental fate and effects. Accessed Jan 29, 2018. (2017). 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Retrieved from https://oehha.ca.gov/proposition-65/chemicals/butyl-benzyl-phthalate, [258] Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, (OEHHA). All chemicals should be regarded as potentially dangerous. Fortunately, the products we sell work well and are safe to use when they’re used responsibly. European Commission. Retrieved from http://www.who.int/ceh/publications/endocrine/en/, [249] Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, (OEHHA). Some natural ingredients like essential oils can be used as insect repellent. Retrieved from https://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/pubhealth/roc/index-1.html, [181] Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety, (SCCS). Chemicals considered or listed under proposition 65: Dioxin. Evidence for cosmetics as a source of mineral oil contamination in women. Retrieved from http://www.euro.who.int/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/128169/e94535.pdf, [168] International Agency for Research on Cancer, (IARC). (n.d.) Data base search – approved hazardous substances with controls: Resorcinol. World Health Organization. If you want to keep up-to-date on all things MADE SAFE, sign up for our newsletter here. A chemical hazard is simply the risks involved with using a chemical. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://endocrinedisruption.org/interactive-tools/tedx-list-of-potential-endocrine-disruptors/search-the-tedx-list, [340] The Endocrine Disruption Exchange, (TEDX). WHO guidelines of indoor air quality: Selected pollutants: Formaldehyde. Similar to cyfluthrin (see: Cyfluthrin), permethrin is capable of acting as a neurotoxin. DEET. Although it is outside of the certifying capacity of the organization, we support an increased limit to 500 nm in food items, as ingesting nanomaterials may be particularly harmful. It’s helpful to think of GMO as cutting and pasting DNA, then copying it. (2017). Toxicological profile for pyrethrins and pyrethroids. 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[231],[232] Exposure to permethrin has been associated with neural cell death in multiple parts of the brain, [233] and impairment of neural processing,[234] capable of causing problems with memory[235],[236]motor skills, and learning. In order to ensure chemical safety in the workplace, information about the identities and hazards of the chemicals must be available and understandable to workers. Large doses of DEET have been linked to skin blisters, seizures, memory loss, headaches, stiffness in joins, shortness of breath,[83] and skin irritation. doi://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-411604-7.00006-4, [40] Damiani, E., Astolfi, P., Giesinger, J., Ehlis, T., Herzog, B., Greci, L., & Baschong, W. (2010). A chemical hazard is a type of occupational hazard caused by exposure to chemicals in the workplace. Phthalates. Safety assessment of PEGs cocamine and related ingredients as used in cosmetics. Simultaneous identification and quantification by liquid chromatography of benzethonium chloride, methyl paraben and triclosan in commercial products labeled as grapefruit seed extract. In developing RELs and other recommendations to protect worker health, NIOSH evaluates all available medical, biological, engineering, chemical, and trade information relevant to the hazard. PEG polymers: PEGs followed by a number and another ingredient like PEG-40 hydrogenated castor oil, PEG-20 lauramine, PEG-10 Dimethicone, etc. Environmental Science & Technology, 42(17), 6743-6748. doi:10.1021/es800626n, [307] U.S. Food & Drug Administration, (FDA). (2016). (2014). Artificial flavors are comprised of ingredients that appear to be chemically identical to naturally-occurring flavors. EWG’s Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. Siloxanes are a chemical group that form the backbone and building blocks of silicones. (Vol. . Do parabens have the ability to interfere with steroidogenesis? Exposure code lookup. 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