Low Health Concern
- Butane is a suspected neurotoxin.
- Butane is suspected of causing neurotoxicity, according to sources compiled by Scorecard (www.scorecard.org)
- Butane is suspected of causing heritable genetic damage, according to the European Union Directive on the Classification and Labeling of Dangerous Substances (Risk Phrase R46).
- Butane has been banned for use in cosmetics in Canada.
- Butane has been banned for use in cosmetics by the European Union.