23 Oct 2018

Consultation closes on Chile's proposed tattoo inks regulation Locked

Chile, Latin America
23 Oct 2018

EU notifies WTO of draft changes to cosmetics Regulation Locked

Europe
18 Oct 2018

Category approach for compliance checks piloted by Echa Locked

One decision for all lead registrants

Europe
16 Oct 2018

Echa has 'lack of confidence in human data', says NGO Locked

Echa's Rac adopts Opinions on skin sensitisers

Europe
16 Oct 2018

EU publishes 13th ATP to CLP Locked

Europe
11 Oct 2018

Unilever backs global ban on animal testing of cosmetics

'First' of top ten beauty companies to actively support legislative reform

Global
10 Oct 2018

J&J talc: second California mistrial in two weeks Locked

North America, United States
10 Oct 2018 Briefing

Reducing your chemical footprint downstream Locked

Users are demonstrating progress to environmentally sound chemical management

North America
9 Oct 2018

NGO fragrance report presses for mandatory US ingredient disclosure

Industry group criticises 'misleading' analysis of fragrances

North America, United States
4 Oct 2018

Denmark launches initiative to tackle skin sensitisers Locked

Denmark, Europe
2 Oct 2018

Johnson & Johnson talc case ends in mistrial Locked

North America, United States
1 Oct 2018

Gulf countries update draft technical regulation on cosmetics Locked

Africa & Middle East
1 Oct 2018

Asean cosmetics committee to restrict ten hair dye ingredients

Indonesia also accepted HICC ban

Asia, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
1 Oct 2018

California cosmetics animal testing bill becomes law Locked

'Unanswered questions' remain on exemptions

North America, United States
20 Sep 2018

China's CFDA consults on cosmetics safety standard revisions Locked

Draft adds three restricted ingredients

Asia, China
20 Sep 2018

Tattoo inks ‘should be as safe as medicines’ – dermatology association Locked

Europe
11 Sep 2018

TTC approach is suitable for organosilicon substances, industry says Locked

Results of Dow and P&G collaboration presented at conference

Global
7 Sep 2018

Laboratory test method issued in Canada for identifying microbeads Locked

Canada, North America
6 Sep 2018

California legislature passes cosmetics animal testing bill Locked

Late amendments bring industry around on expanded prohibition

North America, United States
29 Aug 2018

California passes professional cosmetics labelling measure Locked

North America, United States
29 Aug 2018

Mercury found in fake UK cosmetics product Locked

Banned chemical also detected in skin-lightening cream

Europe, United Kingdom
23 Aug 2018

Echa BoA ‘sidesteps’ animal testing issue in Symrise case Locked

Animal groups decry missed chance to clarify legal uncertainty

Europe
23 Aug 2018

EU committee gives Opinion on safety of sunscreen ingredient Locked

Europe
21 Aug 2018

Watch-list cosmetic chemicals undetected in Norwegian waters Locked

Europe, Norway
8 Aug 2018

Benzophenone: Canada provisionally finds cosmetics ingredient harmful Locked

UV-sensitive substance used in nail polish and paints is cancer concern

Canada, North America
7 Aug 2018

J&J begins revealing fragrance ingredients in babycare products

Transparency initiative to be rolled out worldwide

North America
6 Aug 2018

US EPA sticking to contaminants position for 1,4-dioxane Locked

But interpretation of 'conditions of use' in TSCA rules still disputed

North America, United States
3 Aug 2018

Groups push for changes to US sunscreen ingredient approvals

Dermatology group calls for end to 'long-lasting impasse' between FDA, industry

North America, United States
31 Jul 2018

Canada proposes significant new activity rule for phenacetin Locked

Final screening assessment finds hair colour ingredient not harmful

Canada, North America
26 Jul 2018

Calls for proposals to update China's cosmetic safety rules Locked

Focus on urgent and practical needs

Asia, China