Exposure Routes

Ways in which we can be exposed to Nasty Substances

Common to all of us is Home, Workplace, School, Travel and Leisure. These are all potential Exposure Routes to Toxic Chemicals and other Toxins that enter us via our Breathing, Skin and Gut.

Grooming | Nails

  • MAIN CATEGORY: Grooming
  • DATA SOURCES: Each Toxin Profile contained within this Exposure Route shows a full list of data sources.
  • LAST UPDATE: 21/04/2015


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Sub-category Exposure Routes

This Exposure Route can also have additional subcategory routes of exposure. The number of nasty chemicals in these sub category exposure routes are shown in orange. Occassional there are no sub-categories and this section will be empty.

Toxic Substances found within this Exposure Route. There are probably more.

WARNING: This list may be VERY long for some exposure routes.

1-(4-(phenylazo)phenylazo)-2-naphtholPropylene glycol mono- and diesters of fats and fatty acids1-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone1,2-Benzisothiazol-3(2H)-onePropylene glycol1,2,3-Propanetricarboxylic acid, 2-hydroxy-, hydrate (1:1)1,3-Dimethylol-5,5-dimethylhydantoin2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethanol2-butoxyethanol2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate2-methylpropan-2-olTriethanolamine4-hydroxy-4-methylpentan-2-oneAcetoneAluminium or AluminumAluminium(III) oxideammonia, aqueous solutionBarium sulfateBenzeneBenzophenoneBenzyl BenzoateBenzyl butyl phthalateBiotinButan-1-Oln-ButaneButanoneCarbon blackCinnamaldehydecis-CitralCitric AcidCellulose nitrateCoumarinDiazolidinyl ureadibenzoyl peroxideDibutyl phthalateDiethyl phthalateErioglaucine A disodium saltdiiron trioxideDIMETHYL GLUTARATEC.I. Food Red 1Disodium 6-hydroxy-5-[(4-sulfophenyl)azo]-2-naphthalenesulfonateButyl cyanoacrylateErgocalciferolEthanolEthyl cyanoacrylateethyl acetateethyl lactateethyl methacrylateethylene dimethacrylateEthylene glycol2-PhenoxyethanolFerric hexacyanoferrateglass, oxide, chemicalsGlycerolN-HeptaneHYDROGEN PEROXIDEHydroquinoneImidazolidinyl ureaIsobutaneisopropyl acetateIsopropyl alcoholPolyethylene terephthalatemethyl (S)-(-)-lactatemethyl acetateMETHYL METHACRYLATEN,N-dimethyl-p-toluidinePhosphoric acidOxybenzonePalmitic acidPHTHALIC ANHYDRIDEPolymethyl MethacrylatePolyvinyl acetatePolyvinyl AlcoholPOLYVINYL PYRROLIDONEpotassium hydroxidepropanePropyl AcetatePROPYLENE CARBONATEsilicon dioxidesodium hydroxideTalc (Mg3H2(SiO3)4)Butylated hydroxyanisoleTin(IV) oxidetitanium dioxideTolueneTRIMELLITIC ANHYDRIDEtrisodium orthophosphateUreaXanthan gumZinc sulfide

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