USA – Voluntary Cosmetic Registration Program Report for September 2019.

Because the law does not require cosmetic firms to register their establishments or file their product formulations with FDA, participation in this program is voluntary. For this reason, the information below does not indicate the total number of companies manufacturing or marketing cosmetics in this country, or all cosmetic products on the market.

Activity for September 2019

  • Number of online accounts activated this month: 82
  • Number of products filed this month: 530

Total activity since the launch of the new online system, September 20, 2018

  • Number of active online accounts: 2,340
  • Number of active cosmetic establishment registrations: 1,155
  • Number of labelers that have filed product formulations*: 558
  • Number of filed products: 6,512
  • Number of product formulations discontinued**: 328
  • Number of product formulations rejected***: 641

Total activity since the VCRP was established, in 1972…