October 13, 2016
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has proposed a standard intended for cosmetics.
The standard is named ISO/FDIS 18415 Cosmetics -- Microbiology -- Detection of specified and non-specified microorganisms.
This standard is being developed by ISO/TC 217 Cosmetics and is currently in stage: 50.00. Final text received or FDIS registered for formal approval was September 21, 2016.