Label Detective: Morning Fresh Dishwashing Liquid

Morning Fresh Dishwashing Liquid contains the following ingredients. Interestingly, these are not listed on the product anywhere. The Cussons website provides this ingredient list.

Aqua

Sodium Dodecylbenzenesulfonate: (petroleum derived) rarely causes allergic reactions; irritation on sensitive skin; some animal studies show adverse effects.

Sodium Laureth Sulfate: (petroleum derived) can cause or promote acne; skin, eye or lung irritation.

Alcohol: does not state whether it is pure, which is generally considered safe, or denatured, which is considered broadly toxic; skin irritation; neurotoxicity; birth defects; teratogenic.

Lauramidopropyl Betaine: generally considered safe.

Lauryl Glucoside: generally considered safe.

Isopropyl Alcohol: skin dryness and irritation; suspected respiratory, cardiovascular, kidney, liver, developmental and neuro toxicity.

Parfum: designed to mask. Not considered for safe use in cosmetics; suspected immuno and neuro toxicity; allergic reactions; asthma

Limonene: sensitisation; skin, eye and lung irritation; wildlife and environmental toxicity.

Tetrasodium EDTA: (petroleum derived) Generally considered safe when used within concentration limits.

Benzsiothiazolinone: (ingredient not found)

Geraniol: allergic reactions; skin and eye irritation; contact dermatitis.

Citrall: may cause irritation to skin, eyes or lungs; allergic reactions; sensitisation.

Linalool: allergic reactions; skin irritation; facial psoriasis.

Citronellol: irritation to skin, mouth, eyes or lips; allergic reactsions; sensitisation.

Colorant: (ingredient not found)

I used The Chemical Maze Shopping Companion (Bill Statham 2008) to decipher the ingredient functions and potential effects.

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I'm an Aussie mum blogging about my parenting journey, toxic chemical-free living, healthful living, nutrition, food as medicine and my learnings as I head towards semi self-sufficiency.
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5 Responses to Label Detective: Morning Fresh Dishwashing Liquid

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  3. E says:

    what do you use to wash the dishes Heff?

  4. Carla schillig says:

    Is this available in the United States?

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