IL 070 – Publication of the ‘Omnibus Regulation 2019’ (Update of IL-063)

Dear All,

As estimated in IL-063, the Omnibus Regulation 2019 has been published and we invite you to consult the legal text EU No 2019/1966. The main (if not unique) impact of this new Regulation on the cosmetic industry concerns the use of Salicylic Acid and its salts.

Furthermore, the transition period indicated in the draft version of this Regulation has been confirmed. The new legal requirements related to Salicylic Acid and its salts will start to apply on May 1st, 2020.

We hope that this letter will be of help and stay at your disposal for any questions related to this topic. Should you have any questions, please, feel free to contact your dedicated Account Manager.

Best regards,

Dr. Fred Lebreux