Recent in Updates by Region (page 22 of 29)
Feb 20, 2007
France has prohibited the use of vitamin KI (INCI: Phytonadione) from all cosmetic products.
Feb 12, 2007
Dermatologists have raised their voice against the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) proposed rule banning over-the-counter availability of hydroquinone.
Feb 1, 2007 | David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates
This column outlines recent advancements in EU regulation. It discusses regulation of animal origin ingredients in addition to SCCP opinions on coumarin, parabens, toluene, triclosan, HC Red No. 1 and 4-methylbenzylidene camphor.
Jan 31, 2007
The list of substances banned from cosmetics in China has doubled, effective July 1, 2007.
Jan 22, 2007
OEHHA, the lead organization for the implementation of Proposition 65 in California has once again extended the closing date for public comment regarding its intent to list anthraquinone.
Jan 16, 2007
A partnership agreement has been announced between Cosmetic Valley and UNITIS.
Jan 2, 2007
Best Foods Inc. (New York) has agreed to stop selling eye cosmetic products that contain lead in Maryland.
Dec 27, 2006
The Ministry of Health in Brunei has banned 27 cosmetic products that contain potentially harmful substances.
Dec 19, 2006
At the Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) Expert Panel's 101st meeting, a total of 17 separate ingredient reports were considered.
Dec 14, 2006
Yesterday the European Union Parliament adopted the compromise text for the European chemicals regulation, REACH.
Dec 11, 2006
After receiving a report from UNITIS, CIR is once again investigating the safety of Calendula officinalis in leave-on cosmetics.
Dec 1, 2006 | David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates
This column outlines recent advancements in EU regulation. It includes animal testing, sunscreen guidelines and prohibition of vitamin K1.