The TEDX List is continually updated as new evidence becomes available and new or previously unlisted chemicals are called to our attention. New references and sources/uses are also updated periodically.
Chemicals in plastic packaging were reviewed in this update. Twenty-six new chemicals were added to the list, along with 1 chemical based on user requests and 1 other chemical, bringing the total number of chemicals to 1,484.
Textile dyes and pigments were reviewed in this update. Twenty-five dyes/pigments were added to the list, along with 4 chemicals based on user requests, bringing the total number of chemicals to 1,457.
Cosmetic ingredients were reviewed in this update. Nine new chemicals were added to the list bringing the total number of chemicals to 1,428.
In this update TEDX reviewed poly and perflouroalkyl substances (PFAS) and added 10 new chemicals and updated the references for 13 chemicals that were already on the list. This update brought the total number of chemicals to 1,419.
In September 2017 TEDX reviewed pesticides and pesticide-related chemicals. Seventeen new chemicals were added to the list and references were updated for an additional 87 chemicals that were already on the list. This update brought the total number of chemicals to 1,409.
We updated the list to include a use/source category for chemicals used during the process of unconventional oil and gas production and well development, as well as those measured in air, water and soil near those sites. In this update 66 potential endocrine disruptors were added and the use/source category was identified for 56 chemicals that were previously listed.
In this update we added 284 chemicals to the TEDX List. Also, additional references were identified for 68 chemicals that had previously been listed.
From 2013-2015, 160 additional chemicals were added to the TEDX List. The use category information was added in October 2013.
The first public release of the TEDX List in 2011 contained 881 chemicals.