New SCCS Mandate for new Coating for Titanium Dioxide (nano form)

New SCCS Mandate for Hydroxyapatite (nano)

On 20 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) was mandated (can be accessed here) by the EU Commission to review the safety of hydroxyapatite (nano), following new evidence submitted by industry to demonstrate the safety of this ingredient at...
New SCCS Mandate for new Coating for Titanium Dioxide (nano form)

Draft SCCS Opinion for Hexyl Salicylate

On 9 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion on the safety of hexyl salicylate in cosmetic products (can be accessed here).  In this draft opinion, the SCCS concluded that hexyl salicylate is safe in relation...
New SCCS Mandate for new Coating for Titanium Dioxide (nano form)

Final SCCS Opinion on Water Soluble Zinc Salts

On 6 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion on the safety of water soluble zinc salts in oral hygiene cosmetic products (can be accessed here). The SCCS took into account the aggregate exposure to water-soluble...
New SCCS Mandate for new Coating for Titanium Dioxide (nano form)

Final SCCS Opinion on Butylparaben

On 6 November 2023, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion on the safety of butylparaben in cosmetic products (can be accessed here). The SCCS concluded that butylparaben is safe when used as a preservative in cosmetic products...