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Benzyl cinnamate is an organic compound created with benzyl alcohol and cinnamic acid. It typically comes in a pale crystalline form, and has a slight sweet balsam fragrance. Is is used in perfumery, as a fixative, and as a flavouring in some foods.
EWG score: The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.
4 - 7 (depends on usage)