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Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT)

CAS Nr.

128-37-0

Restricted as per EC regulation 1223/2009?

No

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Other observations

Potential endocrine disruptor – Group A

Date of update Deadline Content of update Reference Source Obelis articles
02/12/2021 N/A Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT) is suspected to have endocrine-disrupting properties. Hence, the SCCS is of the opinion that BHT is safe as: (1) up to 0.001% in mouthwash (2) up to 0.1% in toothpaste (3) up to a maximum concentration of 0.8% in other leave-on and rinse-off products. Final Opinion SCCS/1636/21 SCCS