20 Mar 2019

California, Rhode Island consider expanding cosmetics ingredient disclosure Locked

State legislation looks at fragrances and flavours, substances of concern

North America, US states
19 Mar 2019

Children's cosmetics asbestos warning bill under consideration in US House Locked

Bill comes amid heightened Congressional scrutiny of the mineral in products

North America, United States
19 Mar 2019

Guest Column: Resorcinol faces the latest in a long line of regulatory challenges Locked

Europe, Finland, France
19 Mar 2019

Feature: Miami Beach is fourth tourist spot to consider sunscreen ban

Global, North America, United States, US states
18 Mar 2019

EU committee publishes Opinions on fragrance and hair dye ingredients Locked

Ifra's proposed concentrations 'safe' says SCCS

14 Mar 2019

Congress revisits legislation to overhaul US cosmetics rules Locked

Bill looks to increase FDA's authority over personal care products

North America, United States
13 Mar 2019

Lack of 'general rules' slowing progress in China's cosmetics industry Locked

No new ingredients approved since 2014

Asia Pacific, China
12 Mar 2019

California extends consultation on nail products containing toluene Locked

North America, US states
11 Mar 2019

EU publishes Opinion on HEPB in cosmetics Locked

7 Mar 2019

US firm Claire’s removes products after FDA asbestos investigation

Company disputes agency’s test results; FDA issues call to action

North America, United States
6 Mar 2019

Australian NGOs celebrate ‘huge win’ on animal testing ban

Scope expanded to include multi end-use cosmetics

Asia Pacific, Australia
6 Mar 2019

India expected to create separate cosmetics legislative framework Locked

Progress delayed until second half of the year

Asia Pacific, India
6 Mar 2019

Guest Column: Time to revisit the EU cosmetics Regulation’s EDCs approach Locked

27 Feb 2019

Danish EPA puts out tender on perfume allergies campaign Locked

Denmark, Europe
26 Feb 2019

US FDA questions ingredient safety in sunscreen regulations update Locked

More information needed to confirm that 12 active substances are ‘Grase’

North America, United States
21 Feb 2019

Johnson & Johnson faces federal subpoenas over baby powder Locked

Company discloses SEC, DOJ probes

North America, United States
20 Feb 2019

California proposes naming nail products containing toluene a priority product

Safer Consumer Products programme identifies concern for salon workers exposed to solvent

North America, United States
14 Feb 2019

Echa considers reopening concluded REACH evaluation in ‘exceptional’ move Locked

France would take over from Finland on resorcinol evaluation

Europe, Finland, France
14 Feb 2019

California eyes cosmetics oversight legislation Locked

North America, United States
13 Feb 2019

Belgium gears up for voluntary microplastics ban Locked

End of year deadline for phase out in cosmetics

Belgium, Europe
13 Feb 2019

NGOs urge EU states to reject changed titanium dioxide classification proposal Locked

Exclusion of spray-based sunscreens goes against Rac's scientific advice

7 Feb 2019

Florida city bans sunscreens containing oxybenzone, octinoxate

North America, United States
31 Jan 2019

US Senator requests information on talc from Johnson & Johnson Locked

North America, United States
24 Jan 2019

Indonesian draft cosmetics update sees greater alignment with Asean Directive Locked

But proposal maintains significant differences

Asia Pacific, Indonesia
24 Jan 2019

Regulators and industry outline 'principles' for assessing cosmetics Locked

23 Jan 2019

Unilever discloses fragrance ingredients in Europe, US Locked

Plans to expand to 'other countries'

Europe, Global, North America, United States
22 Jan 2019

Ukraine notifes WTO of draft Regulation on cosmetic products Locked

Russia & CIS, Ukraine
21 Jan 2019

Argentine cosmetic checks find illegal formaldehyde levels Locked

Argentina, Latin America & Caribbean
17 Jan 2019

BASF and Givaudan enter skin sensitisation ITS debate Locked

Questions over matching tests to key events in AOP

16 Jan 2019

Cosmetics animal testing ban 'pointless' due to Echa's 'undermining' – NGO

New petition demands agency implement law correctly