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Philippines Adopts Cosmetics ASEAN Directive

July 19, 2016

The Philippines Food and Drug Administration has adopted changes made in the ASEAN Cosmetic Directive, adjusting the compliance date for the following substances:

  • 3-Benzyltdene Camphor
  • 3-[(4-amino-3- methyl-9,10- dioxo-9,10- dihydroanthrace n-1-yl)amino]- N,N,N-trimethylpropan-1-aminium, methylsulfate salt
  • Phosphoric acid compound with 4-[(2,6-dichlorophenyl) (4-imino-3,5- dimethyl-2,5- cyclohexadien- 1-ylidene) methy l]-2,6- dimethylaniline (1:1)
  • Disodium 2,2'- (9,10-dioxo- anthracene-1,4- diyldiimino) bis (5-Methyl- sulphonate)
  • Sodium, 4- ((9,I0-dibydro- 4-hydroxy- 9,10-dioxo-1-anthryl) amino) toluene-3-sulphonate
  • 1,4-Benzene- diamine, 2- (methoxymethyI)
  • 2-Methoxy- methyl- p- Phenylene- diamine
  • 2-Methoxy- methyl- p- Phenylenediamine Sulfate
  • 1-N-Methyl- morpholinium- propylamino- 4-bydroxy-anthraquinone, methyl sulfate
  • Hydroxyanthra- quinone- aminopropyl (Methyl Morpholinium Methosulfate)
  • Ethanol, 2,2'[[3-methyi-4-[(E)-(4-nitrophenyl)azo] phenyl] imino] bis-
  • 4-Amino-5- hydroxy-3-(4- nitrophenylazo) -6-(phenylazo)- 2,7-naphthalene disulfonic acid, disodium salt
  • Disodium 3-hydroxy-4-[(E)- (4-methyl-2- sulfonatophenyl) diazenyl]-2-naphthoate

Restrictions and bans on these chemicals have been moved to May 31, 2017.