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May 16, 2019
The Fragrance Creators Association (FCA) notes that the tariffs, while aiming to promote U.S. manufacturing, would negatively impact American business and consumers while providing no additional benefit to the U.S. economy.
Apr 29, 2019 | Pascal Yvon, BioSciences Expansion, LLC, Newtown, PA U.S.
Safety is a major consideration when developing cosmetic products. This article describes safety guidelines in the U.S. and EU, along with the steps to take during development to ensure that products are safe for human use.
Apr 24, 2019
The survey "is part of the FDA’s ongoing effort to add to [its] understanding of the cosmetic industry and manufacturing practices" in order to ensure cosmetic safety.
Apr 23, 2019
In order for a recall to be effective, timely (and as painless as possible), it’s crucial that companies be prepared to take all necessary steps once it is initiated. The U.S. FDA is drafting a guidance to help.
Apr 12, 2019 | Bart Heldreth, Ph.D., Cosmetic Ingredient Review, Washington, D.C.
Several naturally derived ingredients are on the Cosmetic Ingredient Review’s (CIR's) list for consideration in 2019. This column explores how public opinion is not always in line with science, as far as what natural means. In addition, it provides CIR conclusions from December 2018.
Apr 8, 2019
According to the bill's authors, it is supported by the leading cosmetic manufacturers and would give the FDA unprecedented authority. Editor's note: This report now includes CIR commentary.
Apr 3, 2019
The new steps will include the creation of an eternal agency that will explore potential pathways for the lawful marketing of products with CBD.
Sponsored By: Croda Inc.
Apr 2, 2019
Croda offers a range of metal oxide dispersions that have been identified as the preferred route to safe and effective UV protection.
Mar 30, 2019 | Emma Meredith, Ph.D., CTPA, London
As the expected date for the U.K. to exit the European Union approaches, beauty brands need to act to ensure compliance post-Brexit. This Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association update also includes insights on the EU's microplastic activity and nanomaterials catalog. Click through to read more in the digital edition.
Mar 20, 2019
Citing health concerns, the California legislature has introduced a bill that would ban several cosmetic ingredients, spanning pigments, preservatives and parabens.
Mar 20, 2019
The need for such legislation arose from concerned dermatologists and reports in the media of students being required to carry a note or prescription in order to possess or use sunscreen.
Mar 18, 2019
The proposed update would reclassify TiO2 (titanium dioxide) and ZnO (zinc oxide) as GRASE (Generally Recognized as Safe and Effective) category I. Previously, none of the 16 active ingredients currently on the market were considered GRASE.