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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of ethoxylate.
  • adj. Treated or reacted with ethylene oxide


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  • "ethoxylated" ingredients (which usually have chemical names including the letters "eth") may be contaminated with ethylene oxide and 1,4-dioxane.

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  • "ethoxylated" ingredients (which usually have chemical names including "eth") may be contaminated with ethylene oxide and 1,4-dioxane.

    Ottawa Sun

  • The products/brands tested are listed on the attached page with the level of 1,4-Dioxane detected, if any, along with ethoxylated ingredients listed on the label.

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  • That's a lot of high fructose corn syrup, guar gum, ethoxylated monoglycerides, hormones, antibiotics, pesticides and buckets of greasy, synthetically flavored slop, happily sanctioned and supported by the very companies you would think very much want you to shun those poisons like the pope shuns Ireland.

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  • Skin Deep database, and products that contain chemicals like formaldehyde, releasing preservatives and chemicals that are ethoxylated, which are often contaminated with 1,4-dioxane and which use in the processing a known breast carcinogen, ethylene oxide, which may be causing worker exposures.

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  • - The oil industry (offshore platforms, refineries, storage plants, distributors ...): separation of oil and water, whether in emulsion or not, recycling of washing water, treatment of water from the decantation of ethoxylated (oxygenated) fuels.

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  • Unacceptable Ingredients Kids Bubble Bath very good 9 / 05 No testing on animals, whether conducted by the Synthetic coloring agents; synthetic fragrances, ethoxylated Kids Shampoo & Shower Gel very good 7 / 06 manufacturer or outsourced to a third party, is ingredients; silicones; paraffin and other petroleum products.

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  • A click on the "More Detail" tab reveals that Fantastik "Orange Action" contains two cleaning ingredients; alkyl polyglycoside and ethoxylated alcohol.

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  • 1,4-Dioxane is typically produced as a byproduct when ingredients are ethoxylated with the petrochemical ethylene oxide, a process which has become standard practice for many cleansing and moisturizing products.

    California Suit Against Whole Foods for Carcinogen in Body Care Products

  • they do not contain ethoxylated emulsifiers or parabens

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