|TRICLOSAN ZINCOXIDE TEATREEOIL WHEATGERMOIL GLYCERINE||0.5%|
An aromatic ether that is phenol which is substituted at C-5 by a chloro group and at C-2 by a 2,4-dichlorophenoxy group. It is widely used as a preservative and antimicrobial agent in personal care products such as soaps, skin creams, toothpaste and deodorants as well as in household items such as plastic chopping boards, sports equipment and shoes. [ChEBI]
Oral LD50, Rat: 3700 mg/kg; Dermal LD50, Rabbit: 9300 mg/kg
Triclosan is used in a variety of common household products, including soaps, mouthwashes, dish detergents, toothpastes, deodorants, and hand sanitizers. It is also used in health care settings in surgical scrubs and personnel hand washes.