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Table 5 The ‘26 fragrance allergens’ in the ingredient lists in the order of frequency of appearance

From: Natural personal care products—analysis of ingredient lists and legal situation

INCI-Name
CAS no
Allergic potential Classification and Labelling Number of products with this fragrance in the ingredient list
D-Limonene
5989-27-5
III H226, H315, H317, H400, H410 71
Linalool
78-70-6
III H315, H319 70
Geraniol
106-24-1
II H315, H317, H318 54
Citronellol
106-22-9
II H315, H317, H319 45
Citral
5392-40-5
II H315, H317 44
Farnesol
602-84-0
I H315, H317, H319 19
Coumarin
91-64-5
II H302, H317 18
Eugenol
97-53-0
II H317, H319 16
Benzyl alcohol
100-51-6
III H302, H322 14
Benzyl benzoate
120-51-4
III H302, H411 13
Benzyl salicylate
118-58-1
III H317, H411 7
Cinnamyl alcohol
104-54-1
II H317 2
Isoeugenol
97-54-1
I H302, H312, H315, H317, H319 2
Cinnamal
104-55-2
I H312, H315, H317, H319 2
  1. The fragrance allergens that were not mentioned on any product are not listed here. Column 2 shows the allergenic potential according to [39] [Group I: important allergens, Group II: clearly allergenic, but less important in terms of sensitization frequency, group III: (extremely) rare sensitizers or even non-sensitizers]. Column 3 and 4 show the classification and labelling by the majority of notifiers or the harmonized classification if available in the C & L inventory