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Asian Society of Toxicology ASIATOX 2018

  We will be attending the 8th International Congress of Asian Society of Toxicology. Venue: The Royal Cliff Grand Hotel, Pattaya, Thailand. Dates: 17-20 June 2018 Website: http://www.asiatox2018.org/ The congress will cover all aspects of toxicology.   Latest Blog...

Cosmetics Business Regulatory Summit 2018

  We are proud to be sponsoring the Cosmetics Business Regulatory Summit 2018 to be held in Barcelona on 9-10 October. At the heart of the Summit is compliance, and this year there will be sessions designed for both industry newcomers and experienced regulatory...

Advertisements for hazardous chemicals lack required warning

  Delphic HSE can ensure you are not one of these non-compliant companies. A recent post from ECHA (European Chemicals Agency).   82 % of inspected internet advertisements for hazardous chemicals lack required warning ECHA/PR/18/09 An enforcement project checking...

Delphic HSE opens new office in The Netherlands

  It brings me great pleasure to announce that Delphic HSE Solutions Limited has fully registered and established a new business in The Netherlands. Two principal factors influenced our decision to expand: 1. Demand. Delphic HSE continues to experience a sustained...

Peanut Derivatives | Hydrolysed Wheat Proteins

EU Cosmetic Regulation - Confirmed Update: Peanut Derivatives | Hydrolysed Wheat Proteins On the 4th of December 2017, the European Commission published Regulation 2017/2228, updating Annex III of the EU Cosmetic Regulation to include entries for Peanut oil, extracts...

Updated US Toy Standard, ASTM F963-17

  Date of enforcement: 28th February 2018 An update to the ASTM F963 Toy Safety Standard has been published and adopted by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) publishing a final rule in November 2017 to approve this 2017 revision as mandatory. The...

Tea Tree Oil Poisoning in Pets

  We recently came across a post on Facebook about a dog being poisoned by essential oils - tea tree oil being one of the worst. Someone had gone out and left their diffuser on. When they returned, their dog was very poorly. His symptoms were - disorientation and...

Delphic HSE Appoints New Board Member

  We are excited to announce that Tom Garner will be joining the Board of Directors as a Non-Executive Director of Delphic HSE.   Tom has a First Class Honours Degree in Business Management and has a vast experience in negotiating and providing services to some of the...

The use of hydroquinone in eyelash extension adhesive

  CTPA considers that False eyelash adhesives are not classified as cosmetics in the EU, but should instead follow the General Product Safety Directive and the CLP. They also mention that restrictions under the Annexes of the Cosmetic Regulation should be considered...