EU highlights concerns with Israel’s draft cosmetics regulation

Europe – EU highlights concerns with Israel’s draft cosmetics regulation

The EU has said it is concerned that some of its comments on Israel’s draft cosmetics regulation "have not been taken into account". In an 8 April...
The impact of airborne pollution on skin

International – The impact of airborne pollution on skin

Abstract Indoor and outdoor airborne pollutants modify our environment and represent a growing threat to human health worldwide. Airborne pollution effects on respiratory and cardiac...
VCRP Monthly Status Report

USA – FDA issues final rule on safety and effectiveness of consumer hand sanitizers

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued a final rule designed to help ensure that hand sanitizers available over-the-counter (OTC) are safe and effective for...
Animal testing ban still ‘unlikely’ even as China greenlights alternative processes for cosmetic ingredients

China – Animal testing ban still ‘unlikely’ even as China greenlights alternative processes for...

China’s National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) has approved two animal-free cosmetic testing methods but it is still a long way from banning animal tests...
The impact of airborne pollution on skin

USA – Time for a makeover-cosmetics regulation in the United States.

INTRODUCTION: Cosmetics and personal care products are ubiquitous. Consumer pressure arising from recent episodes of products found to be unsafe has led to new policy...
VCRP Monthly Status Report

USA – VCRP Monthly Status Report

Because the law does not require cosmetic firms to register their establishments or file their product formulations with FDA, participation in this program is...
Le logiciel de l’INRS répondant aux besoins des utilisateurs de produits chimiques dans leur démarche de prévention du risque cutané

International – Le logiciel de l’INRS répondant aux besoins des utilisateurs de produits chimiques...

ProtecPo is software for the pre-selection of polymeric materials used to make protective gloves, clothing and boots for use with chemical substances. This software was...
The impact of airborne pollution on skin

International – Assessment of targeted non-intentionally added substances in cosmetics in contact with plastic...

Container-content interactions are common in the food and pharmaceutical industries. However, these studies are more complicated in the cosmetic industry, and it is necessary...
Le Règlement UE 2019/831 dit « Omnibus » est enfin publié !

Europe – 5 top regulation and safety updates to know about

From controversy over skin whitening products to The Body Shop’s recent animal testing alternative appointment, we round up the biggest recent headlines in regulation...
ANSM : Cannabis à visée thérapeutique en France : Les experts poursuivent leurs travaux sur les modalités de mise à disposition

France – Les produits cosmétiques non rincés contenant du phénoxyéthanol ne doivent pas être...

L’ANSM demande de faire figurer sur l’étiquetage des produits cosmétiques dits "non rincés" contenant l’agent conservateur phénoxyéthanol qu’ils ne peuvent pas être utilisés sur...

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