Risks to the environment : Proven aquatic ecotoxicity.
INCI name: Butylphenyl Methylpropional.
Where to find it / them? : Perfume waters, hair gels/hairspray, sun sprays, tonic lotions, body creams/milks, shampoos, solid soaps, shower gels, make-up removers, deodorants, sun protection products.
Function: Masking agent, perfuming agent.
Risks to health: Potential allergen, potential skin irritant (mild), suspected endocrine disruptor, potential skin penetration (low).
More information : Aromatic molecule classified among the 26 allergenic fragrance compounds. Molecule in the list of 28 substances suspected of being endocrine disruptors by the European Commission.
Concentration allowed by European regulations : Banned in Europe since March 1st 2022.