Recent in Updates by Region (page 24 of 28)
Sep 14, 2006
In an August Federal Register the US Food and Drug Administration suggested that OTC skin bleaching products should require an approved new drug application.
Sep 8, 2006
After reviewing literature on hydroquinone, the FDA announced additional studies are needed to rule out its potential carcinogenic risk.
Aug 29, 2006
Undesireable effects of cosmetic products must now be disclosed to consumers, in accordance with new rules established in Brussels.
Aug 15, 2006
Health Canada announced plans to review 22 chemicals that recently were banned by the European Union (EU).
Aug 11, 2006
Russia's $7 billion cosmetics industry may be in jeopardy due to government regulations cracking down on alcohol...
Aug 3, 2006
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has disclosed details of its efforts to improve its advisory committees of experts.
Aug 2, 2006 | Rachel L. Chapman, Allured Publishing
This article reports some of the key progress made in ingredient regulation by the FDA and CTFA in the United States over the past 100 years, leading to today's standards and progress.
Jul 27, 2006
As part of its hair dye strategy, the European Commission has banned 22 hair dye substances...
Jun 29, 2006 | David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) compiles frequency of use data from registrations submitted through the Voluntary Cosmetic Registration Program (VCRP). Here, a review of the latest preservative data collected is presented as well as a discussion of the importance of the registration program.
Jun 27, 2006
A joint agreement to fight counterfeiting and intellectual property theft was signed by U.S. president George W. Bush and EU Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso.
Jun 22, 2006
The number of Food and Drug Administration(FDA) border inspectors has seen a drastic drop in the past four years.
Jun 16, 2006
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) reviewed its plan to regulate many consumer products.