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Octocrylene and Benzophenone-3

Octocrylene and Benzophenone-3

Octocrylene (CAS no 6197-30-4) and Benzophenone-3 (CAS no 131-57-7) restrictions and Commission Regulation (EU) 2022/1176.

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Changes in the US FDA Colorants List

Colorants in the United States The US FDA colorants list has been amended to ban Lead Acetate and add Silver Nitrate to the list of…

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Cancellation of the Titanium Dioxide’s CMR classification (CLP regulation)

Butylparaben on the REACH Candidate List

Several regulatory developments related to endocrine disruptors are ongoing in the EU. Among them, the ECHA committees (European Chemicals Agency) have the duty to review…

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Endocrine Disruptors in Europe

HEMA in UV Nail Polishes

Update: Future Restriction of HEMA and Di-HEMA Trimethylhexyl Dicarbamate April 9th, 2020 Hydroxyethylmethacrylate (HEMA) and Di-HEMA Trimethylhexyl Dicarbamate (Di-HEMA TMHDC) are two colorless viscous liquids…

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Endocrine Disruptors in Europe

Insolubility of Silica and its Classification as Nanomaterial

Update March 4th, 2020 As reported below, the SCCS released a new interpretation regarding the classification of silica as ‘Nanomaterial’. This one has a considerable…

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Endocrine Disruptors in Europe

Titanium Dioxide in cosmetic products

New Approved Coatings for Titanium Dioxide (nano) November 17th, 2019 The nano form of Titanium Dioxide is used in cosmetic products as a UV filter…

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Endocrine Disruptors in Europe

Hydroxyethoxyphenyl Butanone (HEPB) Added to Annex V

The European Commission added a new preservative to Annex V of the European Cosmetics Regulation, namely Hydroxyethoxyphenyl Butanone (HEPB, CAS 569646-79-3). The maximum use level…

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Butylphenyl methylpropional in cosmetic products

Upcoming Ban of Lilial (Butylphenyl Methylpropional) October 17th, 2019 Lilial, also called Butylphenyl Methylpropional (CAS 80-54-6) is an important fragrance ingredient commonly found in cosmetic…

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Further Regulation of Climbazole

Climbazole (CAS 38083-17-9) is a preservative regulated by the European Cosmetics Regulation (EC No 1223/2009) and reported at Entry 32 of Annex V. Until now,…

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