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Walmart U.S., Sam's Club Set Full Ingredient Disclosure Goals

Mar 10, 2014

The plan includes full disclosure of all ingredients including those typically protected under trade secrets such as fragrances.

The Steinberg Administration’s Final Take on Cosmetic Regulations

Jan 22, 2014David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates

Cosmetics & Toiletries bids a fond farewell to David C. Steinberg in this, his final “Regulatory Review” column. Here, he describes how he would regulate cosmetics, after having followed and reported on them for more than 18 years.

Cosmetic Safety: Public Perception and Scientific Reality

Jan 13, 2014Joe Schwarcz, PhD; McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada

As far as the public is concerned, hypothetical risks are real. And if anyone studies a chemical in depth, they can find some effect but whether it should be removed from the market comes down to a risk-benefit analysis. Cosmetic formulation is a continuous process of keeping in step with research, and when a true risk emerges, addressing it.

Six Common Criteria for Cosmetic Claims in the EU

Oct 1, 2013Chris Flower, PhD, CTPA

In European Cosmetics Regulation No. 1223/2009, the European Commission (EC) has chosen to regulate cosmetic claims in addition to the existing regimes, saying that consumers should be protected from misleading claims concerning efficacy and other characteristics of cosmetic products.