Recent in Updates by Region (page 25 of 28)
Jun 16, 2006
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) reviewed its plan to regulate many consumer products.
Jun 1, 2006 | David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates
In Europe, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) has been busy reviewing the components of hair dyes. On Dec. 13, 2005, the committee issued its opinion on the exposure and reaction products of oxidative hair dye formulations. For chemists interested in the chemistry of oxidative hair dyes, this is an excellent review of the various chemical reactions that result in hair dyeing.
May 22, 2006
CTA and a coalition of consumer, health and environmental groups called on the FDA to address nanomaterials in consumer products.
May 15, 2006
Henna and hair dye may be in trouble.
May 13, 2006
Malaysia plans to certify cosmetics that meet Islamic laws, religious authorities said.
May 6, 2006
Colipa welcomes the European Commission’s plan for a public consultation on the drafted “Recommendation on the Efficacy of Sunscreen Products” and related claims.
Apr 26, 2006
A coalition delivering letters to nail salons that sell OPI nail products is urging salons to sell safer brands of nail polish.
Apr 26, 2006
Local cosmetic and beauty companies in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, are encouraged to assist with trade missions to help them in export their products.
Apr 22, 2006
The Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) board announced updated ingredient assessments in its April 4, 2006, report.
Apr 5, 2006
The Australian Society of Cosmetic Chemists (ASCC) warned in a recent press release that government changes to the regulation of moisturizers containing sunscreens could put the public at a higher risk of skin cancer...
Mar 31, 2006 | David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates
Methods of registering cosmetic formulations are changing. This column will desribe the online registration processes for the United States and Canada.
Mar 24, 2006
The European Federation for Cosmetic Ingredients (EFfCI) released its Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Guide.