Recent in North America (page 12 of 17)
Aug 13, 2007
The US House Committee on Appropriations has approved a $2 million increase for the FDA's Office of Cosmetics and Colors.
Aug 7, 2007
Cropwatch has requested information from industry professionals on a variety of topics.
Jul 3, 2007
The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CTFA) met with five officials from the Chinese Administration of Quality, Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) on June 10, 2007.
Jun 27, 2007
The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association's (CTFA) Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) panel summarized ingredient safety assessments and reviews made at its June 5, 2007 meeting.
Jun 26, 2007
Methanol is being investigated by the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) for a possible listing under Proposition 65.
Jun 15, 2007
A 17 year-old track star from Staten Island, N.J., USA, died from overexposure to methyl salicylate, an ingredient commonly formulated in OTC muscle pain cream that is also known as salicylic acid methyl ester, oil of wintergreen, betula oil and methyl-2-hydroxybenzoate.
Jun 1, 2007 | David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates
The European Union (EU) recently issued two important documents. The first document covered units of measure while the second discussed public consultation on the simplification of the Cosmetic Directive. In addition, several new opinions were given by the Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP). Finally the latest Adaptations to Technical Progress (ATP) were released.
May 31, 2007
The Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) Expert Panel considered 10 ingredients at its 102nd meeting in Washington DC.
May 22, 2007
The sixth edition provides an updated overview of the regulatory environment in 74 countries.
Apr 10, 2007
Routine product tests initiated this product recall--a harsh reminder of the importance of testing and preserving products.
Mar 29, 2007
A number of activist groups have recently reported that some personal care products were found to contain harmful levels of 1,4-Dioxane
Mar 20, 2007
The CTFA has offered its members a chance to have their voice heard by California lawmakers.