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EC Issues Draft Commission Regulation for Cosmetic Products

January 14, 2016

EUROPEAN UNION - The European Commission (EC) has released Draft Commission Regulation amending Annex VI to Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products, authorizing the use of titanium dioxide (nano) as a UV-filter. The draft regulation sets the maximum concentration in ready-to-use preparations at 25 percent.
The draft regulation is open for public consultation until February 7, 2016.