On July 6, the EU Commission adopted Regulation (EU) 2017/1224 amending Annex V of the Cosmetics Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 and implementing restrictions on MIT (Methylisothiazolinone) for use in cosmetic products as adopted by SCCS (Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety) in December 2015.
Starting 27 January 2018, only cosmetic products which comply with this regulation shall be placed on the Union market. Three months later, starting 27 April 2018, only cosmetic products which comply with this regulation shall be made available on the Union market.
Dow Microbial Control continues to support alternative options (e.g. NEOLONE™ PH 100 Preservative) for preservation of cosmetic products in compliance with the EU Cosmetic Regulation.
Dow Microbial Control is fully committed to supporting its biocidal products and the needs of our customers. For further support on biocidal compliance, please contact your local sales representative, contact us for more information or refer to our BPR checklist.
Dow to present at Cosmetics Business Regulatory Summit
September 26, 2017
Additional national approvals secured for CMIT/MIT based products
September 22, 2017
Dow to present at Biocide Congress in Lyon
September 21, 2017
AQUCAR™ GA 50 WTM now also approved in Canada for offshore use
September 19, 2017
Regulation amended for MIT in cosmetic products
August 24, 2017
Biocides Stakeholders’ Day 2017
August 22, 2017
Dow presenting at Biocidal Products Regulation Meeting
August 17, 2017
ECHA's Biocides Stakeholders' Day 2017
September 26-27, 2017
Congrès Biocides Lyon: La réglementation Biocides en pratique
October 4-5, 2017
Cosmetics Business Regulatory Summit
October 17-18, 2017
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