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The European Commission (EC) has issued Commission Regulation (EU) 2017⁄1224 amending Annex V to Regulation (EC) No 1223⁄2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products.
The regulation revises the maximum concentration of 2-Methyl-2H-isothiazol-3-one used in rinse-off products from 0,01 % weight/weight (100 ppm) to 0,0015 %.
- Effective date: July 26, 2017
- Only cosmetic products which comply shall be placed on the Union market: January 27, 2018
- Only cosmetic products which comply shall be made available on the Union market: April 27, 2018