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Singapore calls for public comments on revised cosmetic standards
Singapore calls for public comments on revised cosmetic standardsEnterprise Singapore, the country’s national standards and accreditation body, has begun its latest round of …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024apac gripapac cosmetics dea diethanolamine enterprise-singapore high-performance-liquid-chromatography hplc n-nitrosodiethanolamine ndela nitrosamine public-feedback singapore skincare ss-iso-101302017 ss-iso-127872017 ss-iso-158192017 ss-iso-16128-12016 ss-iso-16128-22017 tea triethanolamine us-national-toxicology-program
Japan designates NPE as class II specified chemical substance
Japan designates NPE as class II specified chemical substanceJapan has announced that it will start enforcing poly (oxyethylene)=alkyl phenyl ether, also known as …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024apac gripapac chemical-substances-control-law class-ii cosmetics cscl economy edcs japan labelling labour-and-welfare meti mhlw ministry-of-health ministry-of-the-environment ministry-of-trade-and-industry moe npe packaging poly-oxyethylenealkyl-phenyl-ether potential-endocrine-disrupting-chemicals specified-chemical-substance technical-guidelines world-health-organization wto
Malaysia updates cosmetic ingredient list with four substances
Malaysia updates cosmetic ingredient list with four substancesMalaysia’s National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA) has updated the list of restricted substances for cosmetics …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024apac grip39th-asean-cosmetic-committee acc acid-yellow-3 ammonium-silver-zinc-aluminium-silicate apac benzoic-acid body-lotion cosmetics eye-shadow eyeliner guidelines-for-control-of-cosmetic-products importing lipstick malaysia malaysias-national-pharmaceutical-regulatory-agency manufacturing mascara nail-polish non-oxidative-hair-dye npra powder-foundation rinse-off-hair-products salicylic-acid selling supplying zinc-pyrithione
India expands QCO exemptions to those issued by DCPC
India expands QCO exemptions to those issued by DCPCIndia’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has expanded the scope of chemicals exempt from …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024apac gripaas advanced-authorisation-scheme apac dcpc department-of-chemicals-and-petrochemicals dgft duty-free eous exemption export-oriented-units imported india indias-directorate-general-of-foreign-trade qco quality-control-orders sez special-economic-zones
Taiwan finalises reorganisation of cosmetics lists
Taiwan finalises reorganisation of cosmetics listsTaiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has published four notices relating to a sweeping reorganisation …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024apac gripantiperspirant apac cosmetics fda hair-dye leave-on preservatives restriction rinse-off sunscreen taiwan taiwans-food-and-drug-administration titanium-dioxide uv-filters
Registration for Californian Circular Action Alliance in alignment with EPR Laws Deadline
Registration for Californian Circular Action Alliance in alignment with EPR Laws DeadlineCircular Action Alliance (CAA) is the Producer Responsibility Organization (PRO) approved to implement Extended Producer …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024north-america grip42040-42084 caa california circular-action-alliance colorado compostable distribution epr extended-producer-responsibility import label north-america oregon packaging paper plastic-pollution-prevention-and-packaging-producer-responsibility-act pro producer-responsibility-organization registration sale
Minnesota announces next steps in PFAS phase-out work
Minnesota announces next steps in PFAS phase-out workThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has announced upcoming public engagement sessions on implementation of …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024north-america gripamaras-law artificial-turf automotive-maintenance-supplies ban car-mats carpets cookware cosmetics dental-floss fabric-treatments floor-waxes juvenile-products menstrual-items minnesota minnesota-pollution-control-agency mpca north-america outdoor-rugs per-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances pfas rugs ski-wax textile-furnishings upholstered-furniture
Rhode Island governor approves PFAS prohibition for ten product categories
Rhode Island governor approves PFAS prohibition for ten product categoriesSigned on 26 June, the legislation (H 7356A/S 2152A) puts Rhode Island on the expanding …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024north-america gripclaims cookware cosmetics fabrics firefighting-foams food-packaging h-7356a-s-2152a legislation menstrual-supplies non-soap-cosmetics north-america per-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances personal-care pfas rhode-island synthetic-turf
Cosmetics industry wins temporary injunction to block Prop 65 titanium dioxide lawsuits
Cosmetics industry wins temporary injunction to block Prop 65 titanium dioxide lawsuitsA federal district court in California has temporarily blocked any further legal actions against personal …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024north-america gripacrylamide california cosmetics glyphosate iarc injunction international-agency-for-research-on-cancer legal-actions non-compliance north-america particle-size pcpc personal-care-products personal-care-products-council proposition-65 titanium-dioxide us-district-court-for-the-eastern-district-of-california warning-requirements
GCC - New Cosmetic Technical Regulations Available
GCC – New Cosmetic Technical Regulations AvailableThe Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Standardisation Organisation (GSO) recently updated Technical Regulations GSO 1943:2024 on …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024middle-east gripannex-iii claims cosmetic-and-personal-care-products-claims cosmetics cpr esters eu-cosmetic-regulation gcc gso gso-19432024 gso-25282024 gulf-cooperation-council middle-east ph safety-requirements-of-cosmetics-and-personal-care-products salts saudi-arabia standardisation-organisation sun-protection technical-regulations test-methods
EU Draft 7th CMR Omnibus Notified to WTO
EU Draft 7th CMR Omnibus Notified to WTOOn 24 June 2024, the EU Commission notified to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024europe grip21st-adaptation-to-technical-progress 7th-cmr-omnibus annex-ii atp cpr cymoxanil dimethyltolylamine diuron eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging eu-clp eu-cosmetic-regulation europe trimethylbenzoyl-diphenylphosphine-oxide world-trade-organisation wto
New SCCS Mandate for Hexyl Salicylate (children exposure)
New SCCS Mandate for Hexyl Salicylate (children exposure)On 31 May 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) issued a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024europe gripchildren-exposure cosmetics eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging eu-clp europe hexyl-salicylate mandate sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Turkey - New Notification Fees
Turkey – New Notification FeesThe Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency (TTMDA) announced that from 28 May 2024, a …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024europe grip178-31-tl 297-18-turkish-lira ce cosmetics cosmetics-europe eu impurities nanomaterials notification product-tracking-system ttmda turkey turkish-medicines-and-medical-devices-agency uts
Cosmetic Ingredients Added to the GB MCL (Contains 14th and 15th EU ATP to CLP)
Cosmetic Ingredients Added to the GB MCL (Contains 14th and 15th EU ATP to CLP)On 26 June, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) added 88 chemical substances to the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024uk grip14th-eu-atp-to-clp 15th-eu-atp-to-clp adaptation-to-technical-progress annex-ii benzyl-dimethylamino-morpholinophenyl-butanone bmhca butylphenyl-methylpropional carcinogen cosmetics d4 gb-classification-labelling-and-packaging gb-clp gb-mandatory-classification-list gb-mcl health-and-safety-executive hse lilial methoxyethyl-acrylate mutagen octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane pentasodium-pentetate pentetic-acid shmg sodium-hydroxymethylglycinate-2 statutory-instrument toxic-for-reprotoxic uk uk-cosmetic-regulation ukcr zinc-pyrithione-2 znpt
ASA Ruling on Discrediting and Denigrating Claims
ASA Ruling on Discrediting and Denigrating ClaimsOn 19 June 2024, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld a ruling against social media …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 13th July 2024uk gripadvertisements advertising-standards-authority asa breaching cap-code claims consumers cosmetics deodorant discrediting false-advertisement non-broadcast-advertising-and-direct-promotional-marketing social-media uk
Thailand updates cosmetic ingredients list
Thailand updates cosmetic ingredients listThailand’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved changes to its list of prohibited and …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024apac gripacd acid-orange-7 apac artificial-nail-systems asean association-of-south0east-asian-nations beards bleaching chimbazole cosmetic-directive cosmetics deoxyarbutin dihydroxyacetone dimethylpiperazinium-aminopyrazolo-pyridine-hydrogen-chloride dioxane eyebrows eyelashes fda furfural hair-dye hc-orange-no-6 ingredients methylimidazolium-propyl-p-phenylenediamine-hydrogen-chloride moustaches perfuming prohibited restricted self-tanning silver-nitrate tetrabromophenol-blue tetrahydropyranyloxy-phenol thailand thailands-food-and-drug-administration trace-impurities trimethylbenzoyl-diphenylphosphine-oxide
China finalises guidelines for monitoring adverse reactions to cosmetics
China finalises guidelines for monitoring adverse reactions to cosmeticsChina’s Center for Drug Revaluation and National Center for Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) Monitoring have …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024apac gripadr adverse-reaction analysis apac center-for-drug-revaluation-and-national-center-for-adverse-drug-reaction-monitoring china cosmetics data-collection data-recording evaluation guidelines guidelines-for-the-collection-and-reporting-of-adverse-reactions-of-cosmetics-by-cosmetics-registrants-and-record-filing-persons quality-control reporting standard submission
California – Proposed Amendments for Titanium Dioxide under Proposition 65
California – Proposed Amendments for Titanium Dioxide under Proposition 65On 10 May, California published a Notice of Proposed Amendment regarding specific levels posing no …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024north-america gripairborne california exposure inhalation labelling no-significant-risk-level north-america nsrl oehha office-of-environmental-health-hazard-assessment proposition-65 regulation requirements titanium-dioxide warnings
Brazil adds 1,100 translations to personal care product ingredients list
Brazil adds 1,100 translations to personal care product ingredients listBrazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (Anvisa) has updated its list of cosmetic and personal care …, , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024south-america gripanvisa brazil brazilian-health-regulatory-agency cosmetics inci ingredients international-nomenclature-for-cosmetic-ingredients labelling personal-care products rdc-no-773-2023 south-africa translation
Brazil eases authorisations for some imports following flooding in southern region
Brazil eases authorisations for some imports following flooding in southern regionSevere flooding has prompted Brazil’s health regulatory agency (ANVISA) to temporarily waive authorisation requirements for …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024south-america gripanvisa brazil brazilian-health-regulatory-agency cosmetics dsi environment flooding hygiene-products import non-electronic-import-declaration product-distribution rdc-no-866 sanitisers south-africa technical-standards temporary
Canada prohibits use of basic green 4 in cosmetics, restricts three ingredients
Canada prohibits use of basic green 4 in cosmetics, restricts three ingredientsHealth Canada has prohibited the use of basic green 4 in cosmetics and limited the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024north-america gripahas alpha-hydroxy-acids basic-green-4 benzophenone bionic-aids canada cosmetic-ingredient-hotlist cosmetics developmental-effects exposure eyes genital health-canada hydroquinone inhalation loose-powder malachiet-green mouth mucosal-membranes nail north-america nose p-chloro-m-cresol p-hydroxyanisole polyhydroxy-acids-phas products prohibited restricted retinal secondary-dialkanolamines solvent-violet talc thioglycolic-acid-ester
French Senate adopts bill banning PFAS in some consumer products
French Senate adopts bill banning PFAS in some consumer productsThe French Senate has unanimously approved a bill restricting the manufacture and sale of clothing, …, , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024europe gripcosmetics denmark eu europe france french-senate manufacture national-assembly per-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances pfas restriction
Draft SCCS Opinion on New Coating for Titanium Dioxide (Nano)
Draft SCCS Opinion on New Coating for Titanium Dioxide (Nano)On 27 May 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024europe gripaluminium-hydroxide cosmetics dimethicone draft-opinion eu europe nano nanomaterial sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sodium-myristoyl-sarcosinate titanium-dioxide
Final SCCS Opinion for Titanium Dioxide
Final SCCS Opinion for Titanium DioxideOn 23 May 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024europe gripcoatings cosmetic efta eu europe exposure final-opinion genotoxicity inhalation nano oral-cosmetics pigment risk-assessment sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety titanium-dioxide titanium-dioxide-manufacturers-association
EU REACH Restriction on D4/D5/D6 Published
EU REACH Restriction on D4/D5/D6 PublishedOn 17th May, the EU Commission published the REACH restriction on D4/D5/D6 on the Official …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024europe gripcosmetic d4 d5 d6 decamethylcyclopentasiloxane dodecamethylcyclohexasiloxane eu europe ingredient octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane official-journal reach registration-evaluation-authorisation-and-restriction-of-chemicals restriction wash-off
OPSS Survey on the Impact of the Draft Regulation on Kojic Acid
OPSS Survey on the Impact of the Draft Regulation on Kojic AcidThe Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) has launched a survey to carry out …, , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024uk gripannex-iii cosmetic impact-assessment ingredient kojic-acid office-for-product-safety-and-standards opss restriction survey uk uk-cosmetic-regulation ukcr
OPSS Enforcement Policy Update
OPSS Enforcement Policy UpdateOn 22 April 2024, the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) published an updated …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 19th June 2024uk gripcosmetics enforcement-policy environment environmental market-surveillance non-compliance office-for-product-safety-and-standards opss regulation trading-standards uk uk-cosmetic-products-enforcement-regulations-2013 uk-cosmetic-regulation ukcr
Australia - 2021 Sunscreen Standard Adoption for Therapeutic Goods
Australia – 2021 Sunscreen Standard Adoption for Therapeutic GoodsStarting from 1 July 2024, all new sunscreen products included in the Australian Register of …, , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024oceania grip2021-sunscreen-standard aerosol artg aus australia australian-register-of-therapeutic-goods oceania spray-pump standard sunscreen therapeutic-goods
South Korea pilots QR labelling for cosmetic products
South Korea pilots QR labelling for cosmetic productsSouth Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) has launched a pilot scheme for …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024apac gripapac consumer-safety cosmetic-products cosmetics-act e-labelling electronic ingredient-listing manufacturing-identification-number mfds ministry-of-food-and-drug-safety online product-name qr-code qr-labelling south-korea storage-information
Taiwan FDA to abolish registration regulation for special purpose cosmetics
Taiwan FDA to abolish registration regulation for special purpose cosmeticsTaiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (TFDA) has proposed changing the regulations applicable to the manufacture …, , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024apac gripapac cosmetic-hygiene-and-safety-act food-and-drug-administration general-cosmetics import license manufacture notification registration regulation special-purpose-cosmetics taiwan tfda
Taiwan sets deadlines for cosmetic product information files
Taiwan sets deadlines for cosmetic product information filesTaiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (TFDA) has announced the dates from when companies manufacturing or …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024apac gripantiperspirants apac cosmetic-products deodorants food-and-drug-administration hair-dyes hair-perms peroxide pif product-information-file restricted sunscreen taiwan teeth-whitening tfda
China consults on six guidelines for assessing cosmetic safety under CSAR
China consults on six guidelines for assessing cosmetic safety under CSARChina’s National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) published on 10 April six draft …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024apac gripamerican-cosmetic-raw-material-evaluation-committee apac bfr china cir cosmetic-safety cosmetic-safety-assessment cosmetics-supervision-and-administration-regulation csar draft eu german-federal-institute-for-risk-assessment guidelines national-institutes-for-food-and-drug-control nifdc sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
China CSAR Announcement
China CSAR AnnouncementThe National Medicinal Products Administration (NMPA) has just announced a series of optimisations on the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024apac gripapac china classification cosmetic-safety-assessments csar general-use low-risk national-medicinal-products-administration nmpa raw-materials read-across simplified technical-guidance testing toxicology
Canada adopts disclosure mandate for over 80 cosmetic fragrance allergens
Canada adopts disclosure mandate for over 80 cosmetic fragrance allergensHealth Canada has modified its cosmetic regulations to require on-product disclosure of fragrance allergens exceeding …, , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024north-america gripannex-iii canada cosmetics eu-cosmetic-regulation fragrance-allergens health-canada importers labelling leave-on manufacturers north-america rinse-off
Switzerland - Furocoumarins Exempt from Cassis de Dijon Principle
Switzerland – Furocoumarins Exempt from Cassis de Dijon PrincipleFrom 1 January 2026, the maximum value for furocoumarins (1mg/kg or 1ppm) will apply to …, , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024europe gripcassis-de-dijon-principle cosmetics efta eu europe exemption furocoumarins imported leave-on manufacture sun-protection switzerland
Turkey – Update to Regulation on Cosmetic Products OJ 32184 Annex II (Prohibited)
Turkey – Update to Regulation on Cosmetic Products OJ 32184 Annex II (Prohibited)On 5 March 2024, Regulation on Cosmetic Products OJ 32184 (hereinafter: “the Regulation”) has been …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024europe grip108-78-1 119-61-9 15625-89-5 2-ethylhexanoic-acid 58-55-9 annex-ii benzophenone cosmetics eu europe melamine prohibited regulation regulation-on-cosmetic-products-oj-32184 theophylline trimethylolpropane-triacrylate turkey
EU CLP Revision: Text Adopted by EU Parliament
EU CLP Revision: Text Adopted by EU ParliamentOn 23 April 2024, the European Parliament voted to adopt the provisional agreement proposed for …, , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024europe gripce classification-labelling-and-packaging clp digital-labelling eu europe hazards labelling-requirements mocs more-than-one-constituent nams new-approach-methodologies regulation
Draft SCCS Opinion on Silver
Draft SCCS Opinion on SilverOn 4 April 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024europe gripcarcinogen clp cmr cosmetic-products draft-opinion eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging europe eye-shadow leave-on lip-balm mouthwash mutagen oral-exposure regulation reprotoxic rinse-off sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety shampoo silver toothpaste
ASA Ruling on Misleading and Unsubstantiated Claims - Upheld
ASA Ruling on Misleading and Unsubstantiated Claims – UpheldOn 24 April 2024, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld a ruling against social media …, , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024uk gripadvertising advertising-standards-authority asa claim-substantiation claims cosmetics misleading tooth-staining tooth-whitening uk unsubstantiated upheld
Draft Regulations for Wipes Containing Plastic in England
Draft Regulations for Wipes Containing Plastic in EnglandOn 24 April 2024, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) notified a …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024uk gripbaby-wipes cleaning-products cosmetic-wipes cosmetics defra department-for-environment-food-and-rural-affairs draft-regulation final-products moist-toilet-tissues natural-polymers pharmacies plastic reach registration-evaluation-authorisation-and-restriction-of-chemicals regulation-ec-no-1907-2006 si statutory-instrument uk wet-wipe wipes world-trade-organisation wto
Statutory Instrument for CE Mark Recognition in UK
Statutory Instrument for CE Mark Recognition in UKOn 15 April 2024, the Department for Business and Trade (DBT) introduced a draft statutory …, , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024uk gripce consumer-products cosmetics dbt department-for-business-and-trade labelling marking packaging reverse-epsilon si statutory-instrument uk ukca
Amendments to the UK Cosmetics Regulation Notified to WTO
Amendments to the UK Cosmetics Regulation Notified to WTOOn 10 April 2024, the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) notified to the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024uk gripannex-ii annex-iii benzophenone cosmetic-regulation gb-mandatory-classification-and-labelling-list gb-mcl margosa-azadirachta-indica-extract melamine methoxydiglycol methyl-isobutyl-ketone-mibk methyl-salicyclate methylene-di-t-butylcresol office-for-product-safety-and-standards opss sag-cs si statutory-instrument theophylline trimethylolpropane-triacrylate uk ukcr world-trade-organisation wto
CosPaTox Guidelines for PCR Plastic in Cosmetic Packaging
CosPaTox Guidelines for PCR Plastic in Cosmetic PackagingThe Cosmetics, Packaging and Toxicology (CosPaTox) Consortium has published guidelines on the safe use of …, , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024uk gripcosmetic cosmetic-regulation cosmetics-packaging-and-toxicology-consortium cospatox guidelines packaging packaging-material pcr plastic recycle safety-assessment uk
UK EPR – Labelling Update
UK EPR – Labelling UpdateAt the Business Readiness Forum (BRF) on 11 April 2024, the Department for Environment, Food …, , , , , , , , , , , , 29th May 2024uk gripdeadline defra draft environment-food-and-rural-affairs epr extended-producer-responsibility labelling primary-packaging recyclability shipment-packaging uk update wto
Washington Restricts Lead in Cosmetics to 1ppm
Washington Restricts Lead in Cosmetics to 1ppmOn 23 July 2023, the US State of Washington signed the Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act (HB …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024north-america gripbanned cas-108-45-2 cas-3380-34-5 cas-463-57-0 cas-50-00-0 cas-7439-97-6 cosmetics formaldehyde hb-1047 lead m-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts mercury mercury-compounds methylene-glycol north-america o-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts ortho-phthalates perfluoroalkyl-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances prohibition restriction toxic-free-cosmetic-act triclosan usa washington
Changes in Rules of Origin from 1 April 2024
Changes in Rules of Origin from 1 April 2024In the UK-Canada Trade Continuity Agreement (TCA), the UK and Canada agreed time-limited clauses for …, , , , , , , 18th April 2024north-america gripcanada eu-cumulation exports imports north-america rules-of-origin tca uk-canada-trade-continuity-agreement
Charter of the French Language in Québec – Changes to use of trademarks
Charter of the French Language in Québec – Changes to use of trademarksOn 22 May 2022, the National Assembly of Québec adopted Bill 96, which respects French, …, , , , , , , 18th April 2024north-america gripcanada cosmetics french labelling north-america packaging quebec trademark
Additional Comment Period Open for Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist Review
Additional Comment Period Open for Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist ReviewHealth Canada is making additional information available for certain ingredients included in the consultation, to …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024north-america gripaluminum-chlorohydrate benzoyl-peroxide canada cosmetics cresols health-canada m-cresol north-america o-cresol p-cresol peroxide retinal retinoic-acid-precursors retinol thioglycolic-acid-esters
South Korea bans hair dye ingredient for cosmetic use
South Korea bans hair dye ingredient for cosmetic useSouth Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) has banned 1,2,4-trihydroxybenzene (1,2,4-THB) for cosmetic …, , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024apac grip1 2 4-trihydroxybenzene apac banned cosmetics genotoxicity hair-dye mfsd ministry-of-food-and-drug-safety risk-assessment rules-on-cosmetic-safety-standards south-korea
Taiwan FDA publishes revised list of banned cosmetic ingredients
Taiwan FDA publishes revised list of banned cosmetic ingredientsTaiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued its revised list of banned cosmetic ingredients, …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024apac grip2 3-and-4-4-hydroxy-4-methylpentyl-cyclohex-3-ene-1-carbaldehyde 3-chloro-2 6-dihydroxy-4-methyl-benzaldehyde-atranol 6-dihydroxy-4-methylbenzaldehyde-chloroatranol aminocaproic-acid-and-its-salts ammonium-nonadecafluorodecanoate-and-sodium-nonadecafluorodecanoate ammonium-pentadecafluorooctanoate ammonium-perfluorooctane-sulfonate-and-lithium-perfluorooctane-sulfonate apac banned commission-scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety cosmetics diethanolamine-perfluorooctane-sulfonate fda food-and-drug-administration nonadecafluorodecanoic-acid-pfda-and-its-salts perfluorononan-1-oic-acid-and-its-sodium-and-ammonium-salts perfluorooctane-sulfonic-acid-pfos-and-its-salts perfluorooctanoic-acid-pfoa potassium-perfluorooctane-sulfonate sccs taiwan
China revises Cosmetic Safety Technical Guidelines
China revises Cosmetic Safety Technical GuidelinesChina’s National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) has revised the country’s Cosmetic Safety Technical Guidelines (STSC) …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024apac griparsenic bimatoprost cadmium china cosmetic-safety-technical-guidelines dimetronidazole-and-selenium-sulfide dioxane formaldehyde latanoprost lead lithium mercury methanol national-medical-products-administration nmpa raw-materials stsc tafluprost tafluprost-ethyl-amide test-methods travoprost
China consults on guidelines for cosmetic safety assessment
China consults on guidelines for cosmetic safety assessmentChina’s National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) is consulting on two draft guidance …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024apac gripacne-removal anti-dandruff anti-wrinkle apac childrens-cosmetics china cosmetics cosmetics-supervision-and-administration-regulations csar deodorising draft-guidance exfoliants freckle-removal guidelines-for-submission-of-cosmetics-safety-assessment-data hair-dying hair-loss-prevention hair-removal nanomaterials national-institutes-for-food-and-drug-control nifdc perming safety-assessment sun-protection threshold-of-toxicological-concern ttc whitening
Canada to include PHAs in cosmetic hotlist entry for alpha-hydroxy acids
Canada to include PHAs in cosmetic hotlist entry for alpha-hydroxy acidsHealth Canada has said it will go ahead with modifying its Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist entry …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024north-america gripahas alpha-hydroxy-acids banned canada chemical-exfoliants cosmetics-hotlist health-canada irritation north-america phas polyhydroxy-acids prohibited skin-products uv-exposure
California updates guidance for reporting fragrance allergens in cosmetics
California updates guidance for reporting fragrance allergens in cosmeticsCalifornia’s Department of Public Health (CDPH) has updated its guidance for reporting the presence of …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024north-america grip2005-california-safe-cosmetics-act 2020-cosmetic-fragrance-and-flavor-ingredient-right-to-know-act allergen california californias-department-of-public-health cdph cffirka cosmetics csca distributors flavours fragrance leave-on manufactures north-america packers reportable-ingredients-list ril rinse-off usa
Egypt - Cosmetics are now Excluded from GOEIC's Import Approval
Egypt – Cosmetics are now Excluded from GOEIC’s Import ApprovalIn October 2023, the Ministry of Trade and Industry in Egypt announced the non-applicability of …, , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024middle-east gripcosmetics decree-122-2022 decrees-43-2016 decrees-991-2015 eda egypt egyptian-drug-authority general-organization-of-export-and-import-control goeic import middle-east ministry-of-trade-and-industry
EU Regulation on 9 Cosmetic Ingredients Published (Includes Vit A)
EU Regulation on 9 Cosmetic Ingredients Published (Includes Vit A)On 3 April 2024, the EU Commission published on the Official Journal of the EU …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe grip4-methylbenzylidene-camphor alpha-arbutin-2 annex-ii annex-iii annex-v arbutin artificial-nail-systems banned body-soaps-shower-gels cosmetic-regulation cpr daidzein deodorants-non-spray eu europe face-powders-and-blemish-concealers genistein hand-soaps kojic-acid mouthwash nail-products official-journal restricted retinol toothpaste triclocarban triclosan uv-filter-2 vitamin-a
EU Regulation on Nanomaterials Published
EU Regulation on Nanomaterials PublishedOn 15 March 2024, the EU Commission published in its Official Journal regulation 2024/858 on …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe gripacetyl-heptapeptide-9-colloidal-gold acetyl-tetrapeptide-17-colloidal-platinum annex-ii banned colloidal-copper colloidal-gold colloidal-platinum copper cpr eu eu-cosmetic-regulation europe gold gold-thioethylamino-hyaluronic-acid hydroxyapatite mouthwash nanomaterials official-journal platinum restricted styrene-acrylates-copolymer toothpaste
New SCCS Mandate for HC Red 18 (B124 or FPK 245)
New SCCS Mandate for HC Red 18 (B124 or FPK 245)On 27 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe gripcosmetics eu europe fpk-245 hair-dye hc-red-18 mandate non-oxidative oxidative sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
New SCCS Mandate for HC Yellow 16 (B123)
New SCCS Mandate for HC Yellow 16 (B123)On 27 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe gripb123 cosmetics eu europe hc-yellow-16 mandate non-oxidative oxidative sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
New SCCS Mandate for Butylparaben on Children’s Exposure
New SCCS Mandate for Butylparaben on Children’s ExposureOn 27 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe grip3-10-years-of-age butylparaben childrens-exposure cosmetics endocrine-disruptor eu europe mandate safety-assessment sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
New SCCS Mandate for Salicylic Acid on Children’s Exposure
New SCCS Mandate for Salicylic Acid on Children’s ExposureOn 27 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe grip3-10-years-of-age body-lotion childrens-exposure cosmetics eu europe leave-on mandate oral-products reprotox rinse-off safety-assessment salicylic-acid sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
New SCCS Mandate for Prostaglandin Analogues
New SCCS Mandate for Prostaglandin AnaloguesOn 27 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe gripcosmetics ddde ethyl-tafluprostamide eu europe eyebrow eyelash ipcp isopropyl-cloprostenate mandate mdn methylamido-dihydro-noralfaprostal prostaglandin-analogues sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Draft SCCS Opinion on Citral
Draft SCCS Opinion on CitralOn 4 April 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) issued its draft opinion …, , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe gripcitral cosmetics draft-opinion eu europe sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sensitisation
Draft SCCS Opinion on Triphenyl Phosphate
Draft SCCS Opinion on Triphenyl PhosphateOn 4 April 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) issued its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , 18th April 2024europe gripcosmetics draft-opinion eu europe nail-products plasticiser sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety triphenyl-phosphate
Final SCCS Opinion on Benzophenone-4
Final SCCS Opinion on Benzophenone-4On 4 April 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) issued its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 17th April 2024europe gripbenzophenone-4 cosmetics eu europe face-and-hand-cream final-opinion leave-on lipstick propellant-spray rinse-off sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sunscreen uv-filter-2
Final SCCS Opinion on Aluminium (Submission IV)
Final SCCS Opinion on Aluminium (Submission IV)On 4 April 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) issued its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , 17th April 2024europe gripaluminium cosmetics eu europe exposure final-opinion non-sprayable sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sprayable talc
Final SCCS Opinion on Hexyl Salicylate
Final SCCS Opinion on Hexyl SalicylateOn 11 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , 17th April 2024europe gripcosmetics eu europe fragrances hexyl-salicylate leave-on oral-care rinse-off sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Defra EPR Guidance - Assessing Household and Non-Household Packaging
Defra EPR Guidance – Assessing Household and Non-Household PackagingThe Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has published guidance on how to …, , , , , , , 17th April 2024uk gripdefra department-for-environment-food-and-rural-affairs epr extended-producer-responsibility household non-household packaging uk
Update to the Annexes of the UK Cosmetics Regulation
Update to the Annexes of the UK Cosmetics RegulationOn 3 April 2024, the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) published a Statutory …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 17th April 2024uk gripbutylated-hydroxytoluene cosmetic leave-on mouthwash office-for-product-safety-and-standards opss oral-care products regulation restriction rinse-off statutory-instrument toothpaste uk
New GB MCL Notified to WTO
New GB MCL Notified to WTOOn 25 March 2024, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) notified (accessed here) to the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 17th April 2024uk gripcarcinogen cas-75980-60-8 classification-labelling-and-packaging clp health-and-safety-executive hexyl-salicylate hse mandatory-classification-list mcl mutagen regulation reprotoxic toxic trimethylbenzoyl-diphenylphosphine-oxide uk ukcr world-trade-organisation wto
Cosmetic Ingredients Added to the GB Mandatory Classification List
Cosmetic Ingredients Added to the GB Mandatory Classification ListOn 12 March 2024, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) added 25 chemical substances to …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 17th April 2024uk grip2-ethylhexanoic-acid 2-ethylhexanoic-acid-nickel-salt 2-ethylhexanoic-acid-zinc-salt carcinogen classification-labelling-and-packaging clp cosmetics dimethyltolylamine gb-mandatory-classification-list health-and-safety-executive hse mcl mutagen regulation reprotoxic toxic uk ukcr
New Zealand Cosmetics Products Group Standard
New Zealand Cosmetics Products Group StandardOn 30th January 2024, the EPA published finalized updates to the Cosmetics Products Group Standard. …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024oceania gripcolourants cosmetic-products-group-standard cosmetics epa eu-cpr fluoride hazardous new-zealand non-hazardous nz oceania perfluoroalkyl polyfluoroalkyl preservatives uv-filters
Honduras – Update to Agreement No. 0418-ARSA-2023 for the sanitary control of pharmaceutical products and other products of sanitary interest (including cosmetics)
Honduras – Update to Agreement No. 0418-ARSA-2023 for the sanitary control of pharmaceutical products and other products of sanitary interest (including cosmetics)Background: Under Agreement No. 0418-ARSA-2023, companies that manufacture, distribute, sell, store, handle and transport products …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024central-america gripagreement-no-0418-arsa-2023 ammonia arsa cas-7664-41-7 cas-7757-82-6 central-america chemical-substances cosmetics distribute good-manufacturing-practices-guidelines-protocols-and-procedures handle honduras hygienic-products manufacture pharmaceutical-products sanitary-control sanitary-license sanitary-regulation-agency sell sodium-sulfate store transport
Proposal to Identify Triphenyl Phosphate as SVHC
Proposal to Identify Triphenyl Phosphate as SVHCOn 6 March 2024, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) issued a proposal to identify triphenyl …, , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripecha eu-registration-evaluation-and-authorisation-of-chemicals europe european-chemicals-agency proposal substance-of-very-high-concern svhc triphenyl-phosphate
Update - EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation
Update – EU Packaging and Packaging Waste RegulationOn Monday 4 March, the European Parliament and Council have reached a provisional agreement on …, , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripadverse-impact environment eu eu-packaging-and-packaging-waste-regulation europe european-council european-parliament european-parliaments-environment-committee health official-journal ppwr
Corrigendum to the SCCS Final Opinion on Methylparaben
Corrigendum to the SCCS Final Opinion on MethylparabenOn 28 February 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a corrigendum to …21st March 2024europe grip
Draft SCCS Opinion on Acetylated Vetiver Oil (Submission IV)
Draft SCCS Opinion on Acetylated Vetiver Oil (Submission IV)On 5 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripacetylated-vetive-roil alpha-tocopherol cosmetics deodorant-spray draft-opinion eu europe fragrance-ingredient hairspray inhalation-toxicity pump-spray sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sprayable-cosmetic-products
Final SCCS Opinion on Hydroxypropyl p-phenylenediamine and its dihydrochloride salt (A165)
Final SCCS Opinion on Hydroxypropyl p-phenylenediamine and its dihydrochloride salt (A165)On 5 March 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripa165 cosmetics eu europe eye-irritation final-opinion hydroxypropyl-p-phenylenediamine hydroxypropyl-p-phenylenediamine-and-its-dihydrochloride-salt oxidative-hair-colouring sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety skin-sensitiser
SCCS Mandate for UV filter ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate (EHMC)
SCCS Mandate for UV filter ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate (EHMC)On 28 February 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripcosmetics ehmc ethylhexyl-methoxycinnamate eu europe mandate sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety uv-filter-2
SCCS Mandate for preservatives biphenyl-2-ol and Sodium 2-biphenylolate
SCCS Mandate for preservatives biphenyl-2-ol and Sodium 2-biphenylolateOn 28 February 2024, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) adopted a new mandate …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripbiphenyl-2-ol clp cmr-2 eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging europe harmonised-classification leave-on mandate o-phenylphenol opp preservative rinse-off sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sodium-2-biphenylolate sodium-o-phenylphenate
Update on Tea Tree Oil
Update on Tea Tree OilThe opinion of the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) under the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe grip23rd-adaptation-to-technical-progress arp clp cmr-1b committee-for-risk-assessment cosmetics echa eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging europe european-chemicals-agency harmonised-classification rac tea-tree-oil
Lithuania to strengthen chemicals legislation to align with EU
Lithuania to strengthen chemicals legislation to align with EULithuania’s environment ministry has proposed a draft law to better align the EU member state …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripchemical-legislation clp cosmetics draft environmental environmental-protection-agency epa eu europe human law lithuania medicinal-products persistent-organic-pollutants pops reach trade-bloc
EU Regulation on Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases Published
EU Regulation on Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases PublishedOn 20 February 2024, the EU Commission published on its Official Journal the regulation on …, , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripaerosols annexes atmosphere cosmetics eu eu-market europe f-gases fluorinated-greenhouse-gases official-journal production prohibited regulation
CE/EFfCI Guidance on the EU REACH Microplastics Restriction
CE/EFfCI Guidance on the EU REACH Microplastics RestrictionOn 14 February 2024, Cosmetics Europe (CE – the EU personal care association) and the …, , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024europe gripce cosmetic-europe effcl eu europe european-federation-for-cosmetic-ingredients guidance microplastics polymer reach restriction synthetic-polymer-microparticle
SAG-CS Opinion on Methyl Salicylate Published
SAG-CS Opinion on Methyl Salicylate PublishedThe SAG-CS opinion on methyl salicylate was published on Friday 8 March (available here), and …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 21st March 2024uk gripbabies cas-119-36-8 children dermal eu exposure-scenario methyl-salicylate mos mouthwash opinion oral safety-assessment sag-cs sccs uk
Philippines proposes new rules for authorising toys and childcare articles
Philippines proposes new rules for authorising toys and childcare articlesThe Philippines Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking public comment on draft rules for …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024apac gripapac cchuhsrr centre-for-cosmetics-and-household-urban-hazardous-substances-regulation-and-research childcare-articles draft-rules fda food-and-drug-administration laws philippines safety standards toys
Taiwan proposes adding nine substances to prohibited cosmetics ingredients list
Taiwan proposes adding nine substances to prohibited cosmetics ingredients listTaiwan’s FDA is seeking feedback on plans to add PFOS, PFOA and seven other substances …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024apac grip1763-23-1 2 2795-39-3 29457-72-5 3-and-4-4-hydroxy-4-methylpentyl-cyclohex-3-ene-1-carbaldehyde 3-chloro-2 3108-42-7 335-67-1 335-76-2 375-95-1 3825-26-1 3830-45-3 51414-25-6 526-37-4 57074-21-2 6-dihydroxy-4-methyl-benzaldehyde 6-dihydroxy-4-methylbenzaldehyde 60-32-2 70225-14-8 aminocaproic-acid ammonium-nonadecafluorodecanoate ammonium-pentadecafluorooctanoate ammonium-perfluorooctane-sulfonate apac atranol chloroatranol cosmetics diethanolamine-perfluorooctane-sulfonate fda food-and-drug-administration lithium-perfluorooctane-sulfonate nonadecafluorodecanoic-acid perfluorononan-1-oic-acid perfluorooctane-sulfonic-acid perfluorooctanoic-acid pfda pfoa pfos potassium-perfluorooctanesulfonate prohibited sodium-nonadecafluorodecanoate taiwan
India publishes quality control order for toluene
India publishes quality control order for tolueneIndia’s Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals (DCPC) has issued a notification for implementation of a …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024apac gripis-179162022 apac bis bureau-of-indian-standards-act-2016 chemicals cosmetics dcpc department-of-chemicals-and-petrochemicals human-health imports indonesia manufacture purity-grade qcos quality-control-orders sales storage tbt technical-barriers-to-trade toluene toluene-quality-control-second-amendment-order-2023 trade
India adopts quality control orders for ten chemicals
India adopts quality control orders for ten chemicalsIndia’s Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals has adopted quality control orders (QCOs) for ten chemicals …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024apac grip108-99-6 64-19-7 67-64-1 acetic-acid acetone apac beta-picoline bis bureau-of-indian-standards-act-2016 chemicals cosmetics dcpc department-of-chemicals-and-petrochemicals dyes imports indonesia manufacture nail-polish-remover pharmaceuticals qcos quality-control-orders sales skin-treatment storage trade
Indonesia updates cosmetic ingredients list
Indonesia updates cosmetic ingredients listIndonesia’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has revised its list of chemicals that are permitted …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024apac gripapac bpom colouring-agents cosmetic-ingredients-list cosmetics fda food-and-drug-administration halal indonesia labelling-requirements national-agency-of-drug-and-food-control preservatives restricted-ingredients sunscreen-ingredients
US FDA clarifies reporting of serious adverse events for cosmetics
US FDA clarifies reporting of serious adverse events for cosmeticsThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued instructions for reporting serious adverse events …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024north-america gripcosmetics distributor fda food-and-drug-administration manufacturer medical-devices medical-information mocra modernization-of-cosmetics-regulation-act north-america packer public-health safety usa
US FDA rolls out cosmetics listings online platform
US FDA rolls out cosmetics listings online platformThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched an online system for industry to …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024north-america gripcosmetic-direct cosmetics cosmetics-direct-portal distributor fda food-and-drug-administration manufacturer mocra modernization-of-cosmetics-regulation-act north-america packer personal-care-products-council-pcpc product-label required-information spl structured-product-labelling usa
Updated MoCRA guidance for industry
Updated MoCRA guidance for industryThe FDA finalised draft guidance released in August on registration and listing requirements for cosmetic …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024north-america gripcosmetics domestic-contact draft fda food-and-drug-administration guidance markets mocra modernization-of-cosmetics-regulation-act north-america professional-use usa
CE Guidance on EU GPSR Article 19 Published
CE Guidance on EU GPSR Article 19 PublishedOn 28 November 2023, Cosmetics Europe (CE) published its guidance document on the application of …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024europe gripce cosmetic-europe cosmetics cpr eu eu-cosmetic-products-regulation eu-general-products-safety-regulation eu-gpsr europe guidance required-infomation safety
Final SCCS Opinion on Methylparaben
Final SCCS Opinion on MethylparabenOn 15 December 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , 23rd January 2024europe gripcosmetics eu europe final-opinion methylparaben safe sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Draft SCCS Opinion on Benzophenone-4
Draft SCCS Opinion on Benzophenone-4On 15 December 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024eu gripbenzophenone-4 cosmetics draft-opinion eu europe face-cream hand-cream lipstick sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sunscreen sunscreen-propellant-spray uv-filter-2
Draft SCCS Opinion on Aluminium (Submission IV)
Draft SCCS Opinion on Aluminium (Submission IV)On 15 December 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024eu gripaluminium bioavailable cosmetics draft-opinion eu europe exposure-assessment non-sprayable-products sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sprayable-products sunscreen talc
21st ATP to EU CLP Published
21st ATP to EU CLP PublishedOn 5th January 2024, the EU Commission published on the 21st Adaptation to Technical Progress …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024eu grip2-cyano-n-ethylaminocarbonyl-2-methoxyiminoacetamide-2 21st-atp 330-54-1 57966-95-7 75980-60-8 99-97-8 adaptation-to-technical-progress annex-ii annex-v carcinogenic clp cmr cosmetics cymoxanil dimethyltolylamine diuron eu eu-classification europe labelling-and-packaging regulation reprotoxic trimethylbenzoyl-diphenylphosphine-oxide
ASA Ruling on Irresponsible Advertising
ASA Ruling on Irresponsible AdvertisingOn 20 December 2023, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld a ruling against advertising on …, , , , , , , , , 23rd January 2024uk gripadvertising-standards-authority age asa cap-code claims cosmetics responsible social-conscience society uk
South Korea – Cosmetic Safety Standards Update
South Korea – Cosmetic Safety Standards UpdateOn 30 November 2023, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) updated the Cosmetics …, , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023apac gripannexes apac cas-numbers chemical-names cosmetic-safety-standards cosmetics ingredients mfds ministry-of-food-and-drug-safety prohibited regulation restricted south-korea
California: Proposed Amendments to Short Form Warnings under Proposition 65
California: Proposed Amendments to Short Form Warnings under Proposition 65The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is proposing to amend Article 6 on …, , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023north-america griparticle-6 california clear-and-reasonable-warnings-safe-harbour-methods-and-content north-america oehha proposal proposition-65 short-form-warning the-office-of-environmental-health-hazard-assessment usa warnings
France Labelling Requirements for Cosmetics
France Labelling Requirements for CosmeticsOn 21 November 2023, the French Government notified to the EU Technical Regulation Information System …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripallergy-risks article-19 cosmetics draft-decree eu eu-cosmetic-regulation eu-technical-regulation-information-system europe france law pre-packaging precautions-of-use storage-conditions tris
Sunscreen regulation to remain unchanged as New Zealand plans to repeal Therapeutic Products Act
Sunscreen regulation to remain unchanged as New Zealand plans to repeal Therapeutic Products ActNew Zealand’s new prime minister, Christopher Luxon, has announced plans to repeal the country’s newly …, , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023apac gripapac cosmetics-products-group-standard-and-the-sunscreen-act law medical-devices ministry-of-health moh natural-health-products new-zealand pharmaceuticals sunscreen-products therapeutic-products-act
Brazil publishes guidance on hair straightening regulations
Brazil publishes guidance on hair straightening regulationsBrazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) has issued guidance to help manufacturers comply with a …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023south-america gripanvisa brazil brazils-national-health-surveillance-agency cosmetic-automation-system cosmetics hair-straightening-products mandatory-requirements mercosur rdc-814-2023 regulation sgas south-america
EU Regulation on 9 Cosmetic Ingredients (Contains Vit A) Update
EU Regulation on 9 Cosmetic Ingredients (Contains Vit A) UpdateFollowing the meeting of the EU Cosmetic Products Working Group on 7 November 2023, the …, , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcomitology-register cosmetic-ingredient cosmetics draft eu eu-cosmetic-product-working-group eu-official-journal regulation vitamin-a warning
EU Regulation on Nanomaterials Update
EU Regulation on Nanomaterials UpdateFollowing the meeting of the EU Cosmetic Products Working Group on 7 November 2023, the …, , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcomitology-register cosmetic-products-working-group eu eu-official-journal nanomaterial regulation
Draft SCCS Opinion on Titanium Dioxide (Genotoxicity)
Draft SCCS Opinion on Titanium Dioxide (Genotoxicity)On 5 December 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcosmetics dermally-applied-products draft-opinion e171 efsa eu europe european-food-safety-authority exposure food-additive genotoxicity inhalation nano-grades oral-mucosa oral-products pigments rm09 rm11 safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety titanium-dioxide
New SCCS Mandate for Silver
New SCCS Mandate for SilverOn 21 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) was mandated by the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcarcinogen cat-2 cmr cosmetics eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging eu-clp europe mandate mutagen reprotoxic rinse-off safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety silver
New SCCS Mandate for new Coating for Titanium Dioxide (nano form)
New SCCS Mandate for new Coating for Titanium Dioxide (nano form)On 20 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) was mandated by the …, , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcosmetics dermally-applied-products eu europe mandate safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sodium-myristoyl-sarcosinate titanium-dioxide-nano uv-filter
New SCCS Mandate for Hydroxyapatite (nano)
New SCCS Mandate for Hydroxyapatite (nano)On 20 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) was mandated (can be …, , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcosmetics eu europe hydroxyapatite-nano mandate oral-products safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety toothpaste
Draft SCCS Opinion for Hexyl Salicylate
Draft SCCS Opinion for Hexyl SalicylateOn 9 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023europe gripcosmetics draft-opinion endocrine-disruptors eu europe hexyl-salicylate hydroalcoholic-based-fragrance leave-on rinse-off safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Update - UK Due Diligence for Forest Risk Commodities
Update – UK Due Diligence for Forest Risk CommoditiesThe UK Government has published an announcement relating to upcoming legislation implementing due diligence for …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023uk gripbear cocoa commercial-activity deforestation due-diligences eu forest-risk-commodities government leather palm-oil soy uk
UK government confirms end to animal testing of cosmetics-only ingredients
UK government confirms end to animal testing of cosmetics-only ingredientsOn 22nd November, it was stated by a minister of state that “no animal testing …, , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023uk gripanimal-testing ban cfi chemicals cosmetic-ingredient cosmetics cruelty-free-international government testing-licenses uk
ASA Rulings on Cosmetic Claims
ASA Rulings on Cosmetic ClaimsASA Ruling Supporting Titanium Dioxide ASA upheld ruling against an advert for toothpaste denigrating titanium …, , , , , , , , , , , 23rd December 2023uk gripadvertising-standards-authority asa cosmetic-ingredient cosmetics environmental-claims product-life-cycle recyclability recycling titanium-dioxide toothpaste uk weee-regulation
US FDA postpones enforcement of some MOCRA provisions until July 2024
US FDA postpones enforcement of some MOCRA provisions until July 2024The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has deferred to mid-2024 the enforcement of product …, , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023north-america gripcosmetic-products enforcement extended-deadline fda food-and-drug-administration mocra modernization-of-cosmetics-registration-act north-america product-listing requirements usa
Global industry groups lose EU court appeal action over three siloxanes
Global industry groups lose EU court appeal action over three siloxanesCompanies representing the global silicones industry have lost major appeal cases seeking to overturn decisions …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripcosmetic-products d4 d5 d6 ec ecj environment eu europe european-commission european-court-of-justice global-silicones-council gsc pbt persistent-bio-accumulative-and-toxic reach rinse-off-products siloxanes very-persistent-and-very-bio-accumulative vpvb
Cosmetics Europe Publishes Guidance on EU Labelling of Additional Fragrance Allergens
Cosmetics Europe Publishes Guidance on EU Labelling of Additional Fragrance AllergensOn 7 November 2023, Cosmetics Europe (CE – the European personal case association) published its …, , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripce compliance cosmetic-europe eu europe fragrance-allergens guidance labelling packaging requirements
Final SCCS Opinion on Water Soluble Zinc Salts
Final SCCS Opinion on Water Soluble Zinc SaltsOn 6 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripchildren cosmetic-products eu europe opinion oral-care sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety toothpaste water-soluble-2 zinc-salts
Final SCCS Opinion on Butylparaben
Final SCCS Opinion on ButylparabenOn 6 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripacid butylparaben children cosmetic-products eu europe exposure-data opinion preservative sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Final SCCS Opinion on Benzyl Salicylate
Final SCCS Opinion on Benzyl SalicylateOn 6 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripaerosol-hair-products benzyl-salicylate cosmetic-products eu europe face-make-up hydroalcoholic-based-fragrances leave-on-body-products leave-on-hair-products leave-on-skin-products make-up-remover non-aerosol-hair-products non-spray-fragrance non-spray-hair-products opinion oral-care rinse-off-body-products rinse-off-hair-products rinse-off-skin-products sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety spray-fragrance spray-hair-products
Draft SCCS Opinion on Hydroxypropyl p-phenylenediamine and its dihydrochloride salt (A165)
Draft SCCS Opinion on Hydroxypropyl p-phenylenediamine and its dihydrochloride salt (A165)On 6 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripa165 cosmetic-products dihydrochloride-salt eu europe hair-dye hydroxypropyl-p-phenylenediamine opinion oxidative-hair-colouring-products safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Updated Final SCCS Opinion on Fullerenes (Nano) and Hydroxylated Fullerenes (Nano)
Updated Final SCCS Opinion on Fullerenes (Nano) and Hydroxylated Fullerenes (Nano)On 3 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) re-issued its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripcosmetic-products eu europe fullerenes-nano genotoxicity heavy-metals hydroxylated-fullerenes-nano impurities nanomaterials opinion oxyradicals physicochemical safety sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety stability toxicokinetic toxicological
Defra Publishes Statement on the UK REACH ATRm
Defra Publishes Statement on the UK REACH ATRmOn 9 November 2023, the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) published …, , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023uk gripalternative-transitional-registration-model atrm chemicals defra department-for-the-environment-food-and-rural-affairs environment eu-reach human-health registration-evaluation-and-authorisation-of-chemicals uk uk-reach united-kingdom
IFRA Letter Update
IFRA Letter UpdateOne new International Fragrance Association (IFRA) Information Letter has been made available. IL1170 + Attachment …, , , , , 1st December 2023global gripanalytical fragrance-oils global ifra international-fragrance-association methanol
Panama Resolution 58 approving RTCA 71.01.35:21 – Cosmetic Products
Panama Resolution 58 approving RTCA 71.01.35:21 – Cosmetic ProductsOn October 2nd, the Resolution 58 of 14 September 2023 approving RTCA 71.01.35:21 – Cosmetic …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023south-america gripbenzene benzidine brucine cas-3342-61-8 cas-59-05-2 cas-71-43-2 cas-92-87-5 cosmetics deanol-aceglumate eu-cosmetic-regulation methotrexate panama prohibition resolution-58 restrictions rtca-71-01-3521-cosmetic-products south-america
Reminder: Argentina restricts three substances in hair, eyelash dyes
Reminder: Argentina restricts three substances in hair, eyelash dyesAs mentioned in Septembers GRIP content, Argentina’s National Administration of Medicines, Food and Medical Technology …, , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023south-america grip1 2 2-4-amino-2-nitrophenyl-amino-benzoic-acid 4-amino-3-hydroxytoluene 4-trihydroxybenzene anmat argentina argentinas-national-administration-of-medicines-food-and-medical-technology eyelash-dye hair-dye provision-5978-2023 restriction south-america
California prohibits dozens of additional cosmetic ingredients
California prohibits dozens of additional cosmetic ingredientsCalifornia has adopted legislation to ban personal care goods that contain any of more than …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023north-america gripab-496 aldehydes boron california cosmetics cyclotetrasiloxane dyes eu formaldehyde impurities north-america per-and-polyfluoroalkyl pfas phthalates prohibited state-law styrene trichloroacetic-acid usa
Updated Draft Restriction for D4, D5 and D6 under EU REACH
Updated Draft Restriction for D4, D5 and D6 under EU REACHThe EU Commission shared an updated draft of the proposed EU REACH restriction for cyclotetrasiloxane …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripcosmetics cyclohexasiloxane cyclopentasiloxane cyclotetrasiloxane d4 d5 d6 draft eu europe leave-on official-journal reach restriction transition-period wash-off
France – Intention for restrictions of mixtures containing octocriline
France – Intention for restrictions of mixtures containing octocrilineOn 4 October 2023, ECHA received an intention to restrict the placing on the market …, , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripcas-6197-30-4 contamination cosmetics echa environmental eu europe european-chemical-agency france octocriline restriction uv-filter-2 water
CE Recommendation on PFAS
CE Recommendation on PFASCosmetics Europe, the European personal care trade association, recommends that by 31 December 2025, cosmetics …, , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripce cosmetic-europe cosmetics eea eu europe per-and-polyfluoralkyl pfas uk
CMA Guidance on Environmental Sustainability Agreements
CMA Guidance on Environmental Sustainability AgreementsThe Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA) has published guidance on the application of the Competition …, , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023europe gripair-quality cma competition-act-1998 competitions-and-markets-authority environment environmental-sustainability-agreements eu europe raw-materials water-quality
Amendment to Annex III of the UK Cosmetics Regulation Notified to WTO (BHT)
Amendment to Annex III of the UK Cosmetics Regulation Notified to WTO (BHT)On 27 October 2023, the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) notified (accessed here) …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023uk gripbht butylated-hydroxytoluene leave-on leave-on-oral-care-products mouthwash office-for-product-safety-and-standards opss rinse-off sag-cs scientific-advisory-group-on-chemical-safety si statutory-instrument toothpaste uk uk-cosmetics-regulation ukcr world-trade-organisation wto
Cosmetic Ingredients added to the GB Mandatory Classification List
Cosmetic Ingredients added to the GB Mandatory Classification ListOn 20 October 2023, the UK Government added 98 chemical substances to the GB Mandatory …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023uk gripbenzophenone bg-mandatory-classification-list carcinogen classification clp gb-classification-labelling-and-packaging-regulation margosa-azadirachta-indica-extract mcl melamine methyl-isobutyl-ketone methyl-salicylate methylene-di-t-butylcresol mutagen opss sag-cs scientific-advisory-group-on-consumer-safety theophylline toxic-for-reprotoxic trimethylolpropane-triacrylate uk uk-cosmetics-regulation ukcr
Defra Consultation - Proposed Ban of Wipes Containing Plastic (UK-Wide)
Defra Consultation – Proposed Ban of Wipes Containing Plastic (UK-Wide)On 14 October 2023, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) launched a …, , , , , , , , , , 1st December 2023uk gripban call-for-information consultation defra department-for-environment-food-and-rural-affairs england plastic scotland uk wales wipes
IFRA Letter Update
IFRA Letter UpdateTwo new International Fragrance Association (IFRA) Information Letter are available: IL1167 – amending IL 1066 …, , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023global gripglobal iarc ifra il1167 il1168 international-agency-for-research-on-cancer international-fragrance-association isoeugenol methyleugenol synthetic-polymer-microparticles
Taiwan revises label requirements for specific purpose cosmetics
Taiwan revises label requirements for specific purpose cosmeticsTaiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has adopted changes to the Cosmetic Hygiene and Safety …, , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023apac gripapac cosmetic-hygiene-and-safety-act deodorants fda hair-dyes labels specific-purpose-cosmetics sunscreens taiwan taiwans-food-and-drug-administration teeth-whitening
Update to China’s cosmetics standard bans two substances, revises test methods
Update to China’s cosmetics standard bans two substances, revises test methodsChina’s National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) has revised the main technical standard governing cosmetics safety …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023apac gripacrylamide alpha-arbutin apac benvitimod benzene china chinas-national-medical-products-administration cosmetics dicyclanil formaldehyde nmpa safety-and-technical-standards-for-cosmetics-2015 technical-standard thioglycolic-acid %ce%b1-arbutin
China publishes technical guidelines for children’s cosmetics
China publishes technical guidelines for children’s cosmeticsChina’s National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) has finalised its technical guidelines for …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023apac gripacne apac childrens-cosmetics china chinas-national-institutes-for-food-and-drug-control colourants cosmetics deodorising formulation hair-dying hair-removal infants iodopropynyl-butylcarbamate labelling nifdc personal-care-products preservatives registration safety-assessment salicylic-acid silver-chloride spots titanium-dioxide
Brazil lifts ban on hair braiding products and institutes new requirements
Brazil lifts ban on hair braiding products and institutes new requirementsBrazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) has rescinded its precautionary ban on most hair braiding …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023south-america grip484-2023 anvisa brazil brazils-national-health-surveillance-agency ceteareth-20 cosmetics hair-braiding-products personal-care-products pomade rdc-752-2022 rdc-814-2023 re-3 south-america temporary-ban
Brazil issues Portuguese translations of personal care product ingredients
Brazil issues Portuguese translations of personal care product ingredientsOn 4 September, Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) published a list of cosmetics and …, , , , , , , , 30th October 2023south-america gripanvisa brazil brazils-national-health-surveillance-agency cosmetic-ingredient personal-care-product portugal portuguese south-america translation
European Parliament adopts position on CLP revision
European Parliament adopts position on CLP revisionThe European Parliament has adopted its position on the revision of the classification, labelling and …, , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023europe gripclassification-labelling-and-packaging clp commissions cosmetics essential-oils eu europe fragrance mocs more-than-one-constituent
Updated SPERCs for EU REACH Published
Updated SPERCs for EU REACH PublishedOn 29 September 2023, The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) published the updated use description for …, , , , , , , , 30th October 2023europe gripcosmetics cosmetics-europe echa environmental-exposure-assessment eu europe european-chemicals-agency personal-care-products spercs
EU REACH Microplastics Restriction Adopted by the EU Commission
EU REACH Microplastics Restriction Adopted by the EU CommissionOn 27 September 2023, the EU Commission published the EU REACH restriction on intentionally added …, , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023europe gripeu eu-commission eu-reach europe health-and-safety-executive hse microplastics northern-ireland regulatory-management-option-analysis rmoa uk-reach
Final SCCS Opinion on Methyl Salicylate (Children Exposure)
Final SCCS Opinion on Methyl Salicylate (Children Exposure)On 14 September 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023europe gripbody-lotion children-exposure cosmetics eu europe face-cream hand-cream hand-soap lip-products-and-hair-conditioner methyl-salicylate opinion sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety shampoo shower-gel toothpaste
ENVI backs boost to chemical pollutant tracing in EU wastewater
ENVI backs boost to chemical pollutant tracing in EU wastewaterMembers of the European Parliament’s environment committee (ENVI) have voted in favour of several amendments …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023europe gripcosmetics envi epr eu europe european-parliaments-environment-committee extended-producer-responsibility microplastics micropollutants parmaceurical per-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances pfas pollutants urban-wastewater-treatment-directive uwwtd wastewater
EU Proposal for a Regulation on Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases
EU Proposal for a Regulation on Fluorinated Greenhouse GasesThe latest version of the proposal of a revision to the F-gas Regulation 2014 provides …, , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023europe gripcosmetics eu europe f-gas-regulation-2014 fluorinated-greenhouse-gases hfc hfc-152a personal-care-products propellants proposal
OPSS Publishes CMR Management Process
OPSS Publishes CMR Management ProcessOn 5 October 2023, The Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) published the process …, , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023uk gripcarcinogen clp cmr cosmetic-regulation gb-classification-labelling-and-packaging gb-mandatory-classification-list mcl mutagen office-for-product-safety-and-standards opss reprotoxic uk ukcr
SAG-CS Opinion on Kojic Acid
SAG-CS Opinion on Kojic AcidOn 28 September 2023, the Scientific Advisory Group on Consumer Safety (SAG-CS) published its opinion …, , , , , , , , 30th October 2023uk gripcosmetics face-cream hand-cream kojic-acid opinion sag-cs scientific-advisory-group-on-consumer-safety suspected-endocrine-disruptors uk
SAG-CS Opinion on BHT
SAG-CS Opinion on BHTOn 28 September 2023, the Scientific Advisory Group on Consumer Safety (SAG-CS) published its opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023uk gripahir-styling bht body-lotion butylated-hydroxytoluene cosmetics deodorant eye-make-up eyeliner face-cream face-make-up foundation fragrances hair-conditioner hand-cream hand-wash-soap leave-on-skin-and-hair lipstick make-up-remover mascara mouthwash office-for-product-safety-and-standards opinion opss oral-care-products rinse-off-skin-and-hair sag-cs scientific-advisory-group-on-consumer-safety shampoo shower-gel suspected-endocrine-disruptors toothpaste uk
UK EPR – Regulatory Position Statement for England and Scotland
UK EPR – Regulatory Position Statement for England and ScotlandThe Regulators in England (Environment agency) and Scotland (Scottish Environment Protection Agency) have issued Regulatory …, , , , , , , , , , , 30th October 2023uk gripengland environment-agency epr natural-resources-wales northern-ireland packaging-data regulatory-position-statements rps scotland scottish-environment-protection-agency uk wales
IFRA Letter Updates
IFRA Letter UpdatesNew International Fragrance Association (IFRA) Information Letters are available to download. IL1163 publication of the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023global gripannex-ii benzophenone brazilian-standard-nbr-147252023 eu-cmr-omnibus-vi ghs-rev-7 ghs-revision-10 global ifra il1163 il1164 il1165 information-letter international-fragrance-association united-nations
Health Canada Hotlist
Health Canada HotlistOn 13 July, Health Canada opened a consultation on proposed updated to the Cosmetic Ingredient …, , , , , , , 28th September 2023north-america gripcosmetic-ingredient-hotlist cosmetics diapering-products face-products health-canada loose-powder north-america talc
USA MoCRA Update
USA MoCRA UpdateThe United States FDA is currently developing systems and processes to enable companies to comply …, , , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023north-america gripcosmetics electronic-submission facilities fda fda-establishment-identifier fei manufacture mocra north-america spl structured-product-labelling usa
Brazil adds climbazole, zinc pyrithione to list of prohibited cosmetic substances
Brazil adds climbazole, zinc pyrithione to list of prohibited cosmetic substancesBrazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) has updated its list of substances that are prohibited …, , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023south-america gripanvisa brazil brazils-national-health-surveillance-agency climbazole cosmetics perfumes personal-hygiene-products prohibited rdc-806-2023 south-america zinc-pyithione
Brazil updates labelling requirements for reformulated sanitisers
Brazil updates labelling requirements for reformulated sanitisersBrazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) has issued an instruction for companies to clearly label …, , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023south-america gripanvisa brazil brazils-national-health-surveillance-agency cosmetics in-no-243 labelling-requirements manufactures perfumes personal-hygiene-products sanitisers south-america
Argentina Provision 5978/2023 prohibiting the use of certain substances
Argentina Provision 5978/2023 prohibiting the use of certain substancesThe National Administration of Drugs, Food and Medical Technology (ANMAT) have published Provision 5978/2023 which …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023south-america grip1 2 2-4-amino-2-nitrophenyl-amino-benzoic-acid-inci-2-4-amino-2-nitrophenyl-amino-benzoic-acid 4-amino-3-hydroxytoluene 4-trihydroxybenzene anmat argentina cosmetics hygiene import manufacture national-administration-of-drugs-food-and-medical-technology perfumes provision-5978-2023 south-america
Chile designates fragrances, deodorants as ‘low risk’ products
Chile designates fragrances, deodorants as ‘low risk’ productsChile’s Ministry of Health has redesignated fragrances and other deodorising agents as low-risk products, meaning …, , , , , , , , 28th September 2023south-america gripchile cosmetic-products deodorant fragrance low-risk-products ministry-of-health resolution-2327-2006 resolution-5134-2003 south-america
ECHA eyes lower concentration limits for Commission restriction on CMRs in childcare products
ECHA eyes lower concentration limits for Commission restriction on CMRs in childcare productsECHA has suggested a default concentration limit for the European Commission’s future restriction proposal on …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023europe gripbenzene cadmium carcinogenic childcare children clp cmrs draft-report ec echa eu europe european-commission formaldehyde manufacture mutagenic packaging pfas phthalates reach reprotoxic storage
Manufacturers and importers of chemical products would have to comply with newly introduced chemical safety requirements when placing them on the market of the Russian Federation
Manufacturers and importers of chemical products would have to comply with newly introduced chemical safety requirements when placing them on the market of the Russian FederationOn 1 August 2023, the Draft Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No. …, , , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023europe gripchemical-safety cosmetic-products draft-decree eu europe globally-harmonised-system-of-classification-and-labelling-of-chemicals importer manufacturer medicinal-products mixtures russian-federation substance
New SCCS Mandate for Aluminium Submission IV
New SCCS Mandate for Aluminium Submission IVOn 6 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) was mandated by the …, , , , , , , 28th September 2023europe gripaluminium cosmetic-products eu europe mandate probabilistic-exposure-assessment sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
New SCCS Mandate for Acetylated Vetiver Oil Submission IV
New SCCS Mandate for Acetylated Vetiver Oil Submission IVOn 6 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) was mandated by the …, , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023europe gripacetylated-vetiver-oil body-lotion deodorant-spray eu europe fragrance-pump-spray hairspray mandate sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety sprayable-cosmetic-products
European Commission eyes EDC ban in toy law revision
European Commission eyes EDC ban in toy law revisionThe European Commission has proposed a clamp-down on endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), expanding a generic …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023europe gripcarcinogenic children cmrs declaration-of-conformity ec edcs endocrine-disrupting-chemicals eu europe european-commission laws mutagenic safety-directive toxic-for-reproduction toys
UK EPR - Report Packaging Data Service Launched
UK EPR – Report Packaging Data Service LaunchedThe new Report Packaging Data (RPD) service for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) has been launched. …, , , , , , , 28th September 2023uk gripcompliance-scheme data-submission defra department-for-environment-food-and-rural-affairs epr extended-producer-responsibility packaging-data-service uk
UKCA - Indefinite Extension to the Recognition of CE Marking in GB
UKCA – Indefinite Extension to the Recognition of CE Marking in GBOn 31 July 2023, the Department for Business and Trade (DBT) announced their intention to …, , , , , , , , , , 28th September 2023uk gripaerosols ce-marking compliance cosmetics dbt department-for-business-and-trade labelling legislation reverse-epsilon uk ukca
IFRA Letter Update
IFRA Letter UpdateNew International Fragrance Association (IFRA) Information Letters are available to download. IL1160+Attachment 1 on the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023global grip119-61-9 18th-adaptation-to-technical-progress 6th-cmr-omnibus air-care-product atp benzophenone classification-labelling-and-packaging-regulation clp cosmetic-products fragrance-allergens global house-care-product ifra information-letter international-fragrance-association labelling official-journal-of-the-european-union restriction
Malaysia to ban the use of 19 substances as cosmetics ingredients
Malaysia to ban the use of 19 substances as cosmetics ingredientsMalaysia’s National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA) has announced it will ban 19 substances, restrict three …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023apac grip2-cyano-3 3-diphenyl-acrylic-acid ammonium-silver-zinc-aluminium-silicate annex-ii apac asean-cosmetic-directive banned benzoic-acid cosmetic-ingredients cosmetic-products eu-cpr malaysia methyl-n-methylanthranilate national-pharmaceutical-regulatory-agency npra prohibited regulation sodium-hydroxymethylamino-acetate
Chile proposes updating disinfectant regulations to require authorisation before sale
Chile proposes updating disinfectant regulations to require authorisation before saleChile’s Department of Environmental Health has issued a draft proposal for a regulation on the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023south-america gripauthorisation cda chile customs-declaration-certification department-of-environmental-health disinfectant-products distribution ds-157-2005 import isp manufacture public-health-institute regional-ministerial-secretariat-of-health registration regulation seremi-de-salud south-america
Ecolabel amendment clarifies application requirements for cosmetics in EU
Ecolabel amendment clarifies application requirements for cosmetics in EUOn 26 July 2023, the European Commission published Commission Decision (EU) 2023/1540 (can be accessed …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023europe gripanimal-care-products commission-decision-eu-2023-1540 cosmetic-products cosmetics decision-eu-2021-1870 ec ecolabel eu eu-commission labelling official-journal polypropylene pp safety-data-sheet sds
EU Commission Publishes Regulation on Additional Fragrance Allergens
EU Commission Publishes Regulation on Additional Fragrance AllergensOn 27 July 2023, the EU Commission published on the Official Journal of the EU …, , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023europe gripdeclaration ec eu eu-commission fragrance-allergens guidance labelling official-journal packaging regulation requirements
Ukraine – Draft Order on the Approval of the Procedure for Cosmetics Notification
Ukraine – Draft Order on the Approval of the Procedure for Cosmetics NotificationOn 11 July 2023, Ukraine notified to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) a draft Order …, , , , , , , , 4th September 2023europe gripcabinet-of-ministers cosmetic-notification electronic-system eu eu-cosmetic-products-regulation-ec-no-1223-2009 technical-regulation-on-cosmetic-products ukraine world-trade-organisation wto
EU 6th CMR Omnibus Published
EU 6th CMR Omnibus PublishedOn 20 July 2023, the EU Commission published on the Official Journal of the EU …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023europe grip6th-18th-adaptation-to-technical-progress annex-ii atp benzophenone clp cmr-omnibus-regulation cpr ec eu eu-classification-labelling-and-packaging-regulation eu-commission eu-cosmetic-products-regulation margosa-azadirachta-indica-extract melamine pentasodium-pentetate pentetic-acid theophylline trimethylolpropane-triacrylate
EC Working Group on Cosmetics 29 June 2023 Meeting Outcomes
EC Working Group on Cosmetics 29 June 2023 Meeting OutcomesDraft regulation on 9 cosmetic ingredients The EU Commission is planning to vote an updated …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 4th September 2023europe grip4-methylbenzylidene-camphor acetyl-heptapeptide-9-colloidal-gold acetyl-tetrapeptide-17-colloidal-platinum classification-labelling-and-packaging-regulation colloidal-copper colloidal-gold colloidal-platinum colloidal-silver communication-system-for-market-surveillance copper cosmetic-ingredients cosmetic-product-regulation cosmetovigilance daidzein ec eu eu-clp eu-cpr european-commission genistein gold gold-thioethylamino-hyaluronic-acid hydroxyapatite icsms international-standards-organisation iso kojic-acid mocs more-than-one-constituent-substance nanomaterials platinum serious-undesirable-effects sodium-styrene-acrylates-copolymer spf styrene-acrylates-copolymer sue sun-products suspected-endocrine-disruptors triclosan-and-triclocarban
UK Extended Producer Responsibility Update
UK Extended Producer Responsibility UpdateThe UK Government has decided to defer producer payments for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) to …, , , , , , , 4th September 2023uk gripengland epr extended-producer-responsibility ireland packaging-waste payments uk wales
The UK and Turkey Prepare to Negotiate an Updated Free Trade Agreement
The UK and Turkey Prepare to Negotiate an Updated Free Trade AgreementOn 18 July 2023, the UK and Turkey have announced their commitment to negotiate an …, , , , , , 3rd September 2023uk gripdigital-services digital-trade economy free-trade-agreement fta turkey uk
EPR Data Reporting Regulations for Wales
EPR Data Reporting Regulations for WalesThe Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) Data Reporting Regulations for businesses headquartered in Wales, entered into …, , , 3rd September 2023uk gripepr extended-producer-responsibility regulation uk
ASA Guidance on Environmental Claims
ASA Guidance on Environmental ClaimsOn 23 June 2023, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) published an updated version of its …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 3rd September 2023uk gripadvertising-codes advertising-standards-authority asa carbon-neutral claims environmental environmentally-friendly greenhushing greenwashing guidance labelling life-cycle marketing net-zero packaging social-responsibility sustainable
MHRA Update Borderline Product Guidance
MHRA Update Borderline Product GuidanceThe MHRA have recently updated their guidance on borderline products to include notices from October …, , , , , , 3rd September 2023uk gripborderline guidance medicine medicines-and-healthcare-products-regulatory-agency mhra products uk
IFRA Announces Notification of 51st Amendment to IFRA Standards
IFRA Announces Notification of 51st Amendment to IFRA StandardsOn 30 June 2023, International Fragrance Association (IFRA) published the 51st Amendment to the Standards. …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023global grip51st-amendment aftershave depigmentation dermal-sensitisation dry-cleaning-kits dryer-sheets fabric-softener-sheets global ifra international-fragrance-association make-up-remover notification-letter paper-products phototoxicity pillow-spray reed-diffuser standard-guidance sunblock systemic-toxicity worldwide
Taiwan consults on plans to allow single cosmetics ingredients label
Taiwan consults on plans to allow single cosmetics ingredients labelTaiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is consulting until 18 July on draft amendments to …, , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023apac gripapac cosmetic-hygiene-and-safety-act cosmetic-ingredients cosmetics deodorant draft-amendment fda food-and-drug-administration hair-dyes importers labelling-general-cosmetics manufactures special-purpose-cosmetics taiwan
China publishes guidance for registering cosmetics and cosmetic ingredients
China publishes guidance for registering cosmetics and cosmetic ingredientsChina’s National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) has published nine guidance documents to …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023apac gripapac china cosmetic-ingredients cosmetics cosmetics-supervision-administration-regulation csar deregistration hair-dye national-institutes-for-food-and-drug-control national-medical-products-administration nifdc nmpa registration special-use-cosmetics sunscreen
Brazil extends ban on hair braiding products
Brazil extends ban on hair braiding productsBrazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) has extended its precautionary ban on most hair braiding …, , , , , , , 22nd July 2023south-america gripanvisa ban brazil cosmetics hair-braiding national-health-surveillance-agency serious-adverse-effects south-america
Canada Issues Mandatory Call for Data for more than 850 Substances
Canada Issues Mandatory Call for Data for more than 850 SubstancesSectors affected include cosmetic products Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) has issued a mandatory …, , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023north-america gripcanada chemicals chemicals-management-plan cmp cosmetics eccc environment-and-climate-change-canada importing manufacturing north-america reporting
Health Canada looks to ‘modernise’ toy regulations
Health Canada looks to ‘modernise’ toy regulationsHealth Canada has invited public feedback on proposed changes to its Toys Regulations, with an …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023north-america gripanimal-testing astm-f963 boric-acid-and-its-salts canada canada-consumer-product-safety-act ccpsa chemical-toys education-sets en-71-3 eu-standards finger-paints ghs globally-harmonized-system health-canada heavy-metals iso-812-3 iso-8124 lead mercury modelling-clay nams new-approach-methodologies north-america putty slime toy-regulation toy-safety-directive us-standards
Oregon Proposes Restriction on Certain Substances in Cosmetics
Oregon Proposes Restriction on Certain Substances in CosmeticsThe Oregon state legislature has approved 2 bills to strengthen reporting requirements for the children’s …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023north-america gripcosmetics cosmetics-containing-more-than-10-ppm-lead formaldehyde-and-its-releasing-agents fras hb-3043 high-priority-chemicals-of-concern-for-childrens-health m-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts mercury-and-its-compounds methylene-glycol north-america o-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts oregon ortho-phthalates p-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts per-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances pfass restrictions sb-546 tfka toxic-free-kids-act triclosan usa
Canada bans animal testing in cosmetics products
Canada bans animal testing in cosmetics productsThe Canadian government has announced that it will prohibit testing cosmetics products on animals before …, , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023north-america gripanimal-testing ban budget-bill-c-47 canada canadas-environmental-protection-act cepa cosmetics food-and-drug-act nams new-approach-methodologies north-america safety
Israel – New Pharmacists' Regulations (Cosmetics) 5783-2022
Israel – New Pharmacists’ Regulations (Cosmetics) 5783-2022On 15 May 2023, Israel notified to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) the final requirements …, , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023middle-east gripcosmetics eu-market israel middle-east notification packaging pharmacists-regulations-cosmetics-5783-2022 report responsible-representatives storage warnings world-trade-organisation wto
Turkey – Regulation on Cosmetic Products OJ 32184 of 8 May 2023
Turkey – Regulation on Cosmetic Products OJ 32184 of 8 May 2023Under Regulation on Cosmetic Products OJ 32184, companies placing cosmetic products on the market must …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe grip10043-35-3 118-56-9 52-01-7 7440-38-2 919803-06-8 annex-ii annex-iii annex-iv annex-v arsenic boric-acid carcinogenic colourants cosmetic-products eu homosalate labelling mutagenic piperazine preservatives regulation-on-cosmetic-products-oj-32184 spironolactone toxic-for-reproduction turkey turkish-medicines-and-medical-devices-agency uv-filters vi
Turkey – Restrictions for Use of Acid Yellow 3, Piperazine and Homosalate
Turkey – Restrictions for Use of Acid Yellow 3, Piperazine and HomosalateFrom 8 November 2023, companies placing cosmetic products on the market in Turkey, must comply …, , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe grip118-56-9 38615-46-2 919803-06-8-haa299 acid-yellow-3 cosmetic-product eu face-products hair-dye-products homosalate inhalation piperazine turkey
New General Product Safety Regulation (GSPR) (EU) 2023/988
New General Product Safety Regulation (GSPR) (EU) 2023/988On 12 June 2023, the General Product Safety Regulation (GSPR) (EU) 2023/988 entered into force. …, , , , 22nd July 2023europe grip2023-988 eu eu-food-imitation-safety-directive-87-357 general-product-safety-regulation gspr
European Commission’s PFHxA restriction proposal targets only certain uses
European Commission’s PFHxA restriction proposal targets only certain usesThe European Commission is proposing to restrict PFHxA only in certain uses, instead of a …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripbaua cardboard cosmetic-products eu fcms firefighting-foam-applications food-contact-materials footwear furs germanys-federal-institute-for-occupational-safety-and-health handbags hides leather outdoor-clothing paper pfhxa textiles
Updated SCCS Guidance on the Safety Assessment of Nanomaterials in Cosmetics
Updated SCCS Guidance on the Safety Assessment of Nanomaterials in CosmeticsOn 26 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its 2nd revision …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripannex-1 aspect-ratio cosmetics dispersion dissolution-rate endocrine-disruption eu evidence-for-the-absence-of-nanoparticles guidance nanomaterials reproductive-toxicity safety-assessment sccs sccs-1618-2020 scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety solubility solubility-in-non-aqueous-media uptake-into-blood-cells
Updated Draft Restriction for D4, D5 and D6 under EU REACH & Proposal of inclusion as POPs
Updated Draft Restriction for D4, D5 and D6 under EU REACH & Proposal of inclusion as POPsOn 20 June 2023, the EU Commission issued an updated draft regulation and its Annex …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripcosmetic-products cosmetics cyclohexasiloxane cyclopentasiloxane cyclotetrasiloxane d5 d6 da draft-regulation eu eu-reach leave-on official-journal persistent-organic-pollutants pop world-trade-organisation wto
Draft SCCS Opinion for Water Soluble Zinc Salts
Draft SCCS Opinion for Water Soluble Zinc SaltsOn 4 July 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripcosmetics draft-opinion eu oral-products sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety toothpaste water-soluble zinc-salts
Draft SCCS Opinion of Benzyl Salicylate
Draft SCCS Opinion of Benzyl SalicylateOn 13 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripbenzyl-salicylate body-products cosmetics deodorant-products draft-opinion eu face-products fragrances hair-products leave-on make-up-products oral-products rinse-off sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Draft SCCS Opinion on Methylparaben
Draft SCCS Opinion on MethylparabenOn 8 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripcosmetic-products cosmetics draft-opinion eu methylparaben preservative sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Draft SCCS Opinion on Butylparaben
Draft SCCS Opinion on ButylparabenOn 8 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripbutylparaben cosmetic-products cosmetics draft-opinion eu preservative sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
Final SCCS Opinion on Salicylic Acid
Final SCCS Opinion on Salicylic AcidOn 9 June 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe gripbody-lotion cosmetic-ingredient cpr endocrine-disrupting-properties eu eu-cosmetic-regulation eye-shadow eyeliner final-opinion hair-products lipstick mascara non-spray-deodorant oral-products preservative rinse-off salicylic-acid sccs-opinion scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety
EU Regulation on 9 Cosmetic Ingredients Notified to WTO
EU Regulation on 9 Cosmetic Ingredients Notified to WTOThe EU Commission has now notified the World Trade Organisation (WTO) the draft regulation on …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023europe grip4-mbc 4-methylbenzylidene-camphor alpha-arbutin annex annex-ii annex-iii annex-v arbutin body-lotion cosmetic-regulation cosmetics cpr daidzein draft eu eu-cosmetic-product-regulation face-products genistein hand-products ingredients kojic-acid leave-on notification regulation retinol retinyl-acetate retinyl-palmitate rinse-off triclocarban triclosan vitamin-a warnings world-trade-organisation wto
Amended EPR Data Reporting Regulations Enter into Force
Amended EPR Data Reporting Regulations Enter into ForceThe following Statutory Instruments for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) entered into force on 30 June …, , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023uk gripdata epr extended-producer-responsibility regulation reporting si statutory-instruments the-packaging-waste-data-reporting-england-amendmentregulations-2023 the-packaging-waste-data-reporting-no-2-amendment-regulations-northern-ireland-2023 the-packaging-waste-data-reporting-scotland-amendment-regulations-2023 uk
UK REACH extended registration deadline signed into law
UK REACH extended registration deadline signed into lawCompanies have been granted three more years to comply On 28 June 2023, the UK’s …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023uk gripbrexit candidate-list carcinogenic defra department-for-environment eu-reach food-and-rural-affairs mutagenic reach regulation reprotoxic si statutory-instrument substances uk
Regulation Updating the Annexes to the UK Cosmetics Regulation Published
Regulation Updating the Annexes to the UK Cosmetics Regulation PublishedOn 6 July 2023, the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) published the Statutory …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22nd July 2023uk gripannex-iii annex-vi bis-diethylaminohydroxybenzoyl-benzoyl-piperazine cosmetic-products cosmetic-regulation haa299 haa299-nano leave-on methyl-n-methylanthranilate mnm nano natural particle-size restricted rinse-off si statutory-instrument substances sunscreen-products uk ukcr uv uv-filters
India proposes changes to cosmetics licensing and labelling rules
India proposes changes to cosmetics licensing and labelling rulesIndia’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MHFW) is consulting until 29 June on draft …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023apac gripapac cosmetics drugs-and-cosmetics-act-1945 expiry-date exporting gazette-of-india importing india labelling licensing manufacture mhfw ministry-of-health-and-family-welfare the-cosmetics-rules-2020 use-before
Plans to ban seven hair dye ingredients under consultation in South Korea
Plans to ban seven hair dye ingredients under consultation in South KoreaSouth Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety is consulting until 4 July on proposed …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023apac grip2 2-amino-4-nitrophenol 2-amino-5-nitrophenol 2-amino-5-nitrophenol-sulfate 2-chloro-p-phenylenediamine-sulfate 2-nitro-p-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts 4-diaminophenol-hcl apac catechol-pyrocatechol cosmetics hair-dye m-phenylenediamine m-phenylenediamine-hydrochloric-acid m-phenylenediamine-sulfate mfds ministry-of-food-and-drug-safety nitro-p-phenylenediamine-sulfate o-aminophenol o-aminophenol-sulfate regulation-on-cosmetics-safety-standards sodium-perborate sodium-perborate-monohydrate south-korea
Canada proposes adding PHMB, coumarin 1 to cosmetic hotlist
Canada proposes adding PHMB, coumarin 1 to cosmetic hotlistThe Canadian government has proposed adding coumarin 1 and PHMB as restricted or prohibited ingredients …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023north-america grip6-hexanediyl canada canadian-environmental-protection-act cepa cosmetic-ingredient-hotlist cosmetics coumarin-1 dye eccc fragrance health-canada health-canada-and-environment-and-climate-change-canada hydrochloride north-america pharmaceuticals phmb polyiminocarbonimidoyliminocarbonimidoylimino-1 preservative snac toxicity
Canada Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Reform
Canada Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) ReformImpacts cosmetic productsCanada’s House of Commons has approved legislation (S-5) to update CEPACEPA will be …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023north-america grip59-50-7 annex-v body-lotion canada cepa chemical-management chlorocresol cosmetics creams environmental-protection-act high-risk-substance leave-on legislation-s-5 north-america persistence-and-bioaccumulation-regulations preservative prohibited skin-care toxic watch-list
Minnesota proposes ban on non-essential PFAS uses in cosmetics products
Minnesota proposes ban on non-essential PFAS uses in cosmetics productsMinnesota has adopted a broad PFAS policy by following Colorado, California, Washington and Maine. From …, , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023north-america gripchildren-products cleaning cosmetics dental household menstrual-products minnesota north-america oral pfas united-states-of-america usa
Washington state adopts nation’s ‘strongest’ ban on chemicals in cosmetics
Washington state adopts nation’s ‘strongest’ ban on chemicals in cosmeticsWashington Governor Jay Inslee has signed legislation to ban PFASs, phthalates, formaldehyde and several other …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023north-america gripban chemicals cosmetics formaldehyde formaldehyde-releasing-agents hb-1047 m-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts mercury-and-its-compounds methylene-glycol ngo-toxic-free-future north-america ortho-phthalates per-and-polyfluoroalkyl-substances pfas phenylenediamine-and-its-salts phthalates prohibited tff triclosan united-states-of-america usa washington
Package of ‘safer beauty’ bills reintroduced in US Congress
Package of ‘safer beauty’ bills reintroduced in US CongressDemocratic lawmakers have reintroduced a suite of four bills seeking to ban concerning chemicals from …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023north-america gripban chemicals cosmetics dibutyl-phthalate diethylhexyl-phthalate fda formaldehyde hr-3621 hr3619 hr3620 hr3622 ingredient-transparency isobutylparaben-12 isopropylparaben m-phenylenediamine-and-its-salts mercury methylene-glycol mocra modernization-of-cosmetics-regulation-act north-america paraformaldehyde personal-care phenylenediamine-15-and-its-salts quaternium-15 safer-beauty-bill-package united-states-of-america usa
Africa seeks total mercury ban in cosmetics under Minamata Convention
Africa seeks total mercury ban in cosmetics under Minamata ConventionBotswana and Burkina Faso, on behalf of the African parties to the Minamata Convention, have …, , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023africa gripafrica ban botswana burkina-faso cosmetics eye-area health-concerns mercury minamata-convention preservative skin-lightening
Draft EU Regulation on Nanomaterials Notified to WTO
Draft EU Regulation on Nanomaterials Notified to WTOOn 23 May 2023, the EU Commission notified to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023europe gripacetyl-heptapeptide-9-colloidal-gold-nano acetyl-tetrapeptide-17-colloidal-platinum-nano colloidal-copper-nano colloidal-gold-nano colloidal-platinum-nano colloidal-silver-nano copper-nano cosmetics draft-regulation-ban eu gold-nano gold-thioethylamino-hyaluronic-acid-nano hydroxyapatite mouthwash nanomaterials platinum-nano regulation restriction sodium-styrene-acrylates-copolymer-nano styrene-acrylates-copolymer-nano toothpaste world-trade-organisation wto
Draft SCCS Opinion on Methyl Salicylate (Children Exposure)
Draft SCCS Opinion on Methyl Salicylate (Children Exposure)On 16 May 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023europe gripbody-lotion children-exposure cosmetics eu face-cream hand-cream hand-soap lip-products methyl-salicylate opinion sccs scientific-committee-on-consumer-safety shampoo shower-gel toothpaste-maximum-concentration-2-52
Update – CITES Legislation CoP19
Update – CITES Legislation CoP19As a continuation of the “Updates to CITES Annotation 4 for Orchids” mentioned in the …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 24th June 2023europe gripbletilla-striata cites cop19 cosmetics council-regulation-ec-no-338-97 cycnoches-cooperi eu eu-regulation-2023-966 export finished-products gastrodia-elata import legislation orchids phalaenopsis-amabilis-or-p-lobbii retail-trade trade-in-endangered-species-of-wild-fauna-and-flora-council-regulation-ec-no-338-97-amendment-regulations-2023 uk
SCCS Publishes 12th Revision of its Notes of Guidance
SCCS Publishes 12th Revision of its Notes of GuidanceOn 16 May 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published the 12th revision …, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,