Recent in Updates by Region (page 25 of 29)
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.
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.