Women’s Voices for the Earth released the results of the GreenScreen chemical assessment of Galaxolide, a common fragrance chemical used in cleaning products. Galaxolide received a Benchmark-1 score.
Galaxolide is a synthetic musk, a commonly used fragrance
ingredient found in household products.
Galaxolide is widely used by cleaning and personal care product
companies and can be found in many products including surface
cleaners, laundry products, air fresheners, cosmetics and perfumes.
The use of Galaxolide has been steadily increasing in the United
States over the last 30 years.
Access the full GreenScreen Assessment here.
Download the fact sheet here.