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Feb 18, 2014 | 04:29 PM CST

EU Proposes More Strict Regulation of Perfume Ingredients

The report recommended restricting the concentration of 12 substances including citral, coumarin and eugenol to 0.01% of the finished product.

Dec 09, 2013 | 12:26 PM CST

IFRA Applauds EU's Proposal for Directive to Protect Know-how

The EU Commission's recently issued draft directive introduces a common definition of trade secrets, as well as means through which victims of trade secret misappropriation can obtain redress.

Sep 04, 2013 | 10:14 AM CDT

EPA Expands List of Safer Chemical Ingredients

For the first time, 119 fragrance chemicals for commercial and consumer cleaning products have been added to the list.

Aug 02, 2013 | 05:04 PM CDT

Obama Signs Executive Order for Chemical Facility Safety, Security

Effective Aug. 1, President Barack Obama has issued an executive order for improving chemical facility safety and security; a pilot program involving the EPA, Department of Labor, Department of Homeland Security, and any other appropriate agency will validate best practices.

Jun 11, 2013 | 05:25 PM CDT

IFRA Releases 47th Amendment to IFRA Code of Practice

The amendment consists of new and revised standards based on the dermal sensitization QRA, a new standard restricting the use of Furfural and more.

May 22, 2013 | 02:26 PM CDT

Industry Groups Applaud Aims of Bipartisan Bill to Reform TSCA

Industry groups applaud the aims of U.S. Senators Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and David Vitter (R-LA), who are collaborating on introducing a bipartisan bill that will modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).

Mar 22, 2013 | 10:08 AM CDT

IFRA Updates Transparency List

The updated list reflects the addition of 180 new fragrance ingredients (including 45 brand new materials and 135 already in the RIFM database but previously used only as flavor ingredients) and 182 ingredients that were removed from the transparency list.

Mar 12, 2013 | 12:51 PM CDT

EU Bans Animal-tested Cosmetic Ingredients

The European Commission has completely phased out animal testing for cosmetic products and cosmetic ingredients in Europe, even for the most complex human health effects. New animal-tested cosmetics can't be sold in the EU.