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Oct 30, 2007 | 09:56 AM CDT
When the story first broke that the National Toxic Encephalopathy Foundation (NTEF; Las Vegas, NV) was petitioning the US Food and Drug Administration to reclassify Clarins' (Paris, France) Angel Parfum as a drug due to its coumarin content, Perfumer & Flavorist magazine was initially hesitant to give traction to such a strange and marginal action. However, since other trade publications have picked up the story, we feel compelled to comment.
Oct 30, 2007 | 09:05 AM CDT
Details for determining which chemicals are exempt from REACH are now available from the European Commission...
Oct 29, 2007 | 10:24 AM CDT
The flavor or fragrance ingredient data sheet (FFIDS) for diacetyl has been updated, including updates to the human health section as well as added Occupational Safety and Health Administration guidance.
Oct 16, 2007 | 05:51 PM CDT
Imitation is the highest form of flattery, but is it a violation of intellectual property law? When it comes to fine fragrances, it depends who you ask.
Sep 25, 2007 | 10:50 AM CDT
The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) (Brussels, Belgium) has reported that 100% of market products selected for testing at random in the May 2006–May 2007 period met IFRA Standards.
Sep 24, 2007 | 10:59 AM CDT
Strategies for addressing formula disclosure requests for flavors and fragrances and recent challenges. In the flavor and fragrance industry, IP (IP)—and formulas in particular—are key. Without limited disclosure, companies would have little in the way of uniqueness or value.
Sep 18, 2007 | 02:27 PM CDT
The European Commission (EC) has requested opinions from its Scientific Committee on Consumer Products (SCCP) on fragrance substances citral, farnesol and phenylacetaldehyde
Sep 05, 2007 | 11:06 AM CDT
A forthcoming article in the October issue of Perfumer & Flavorist magazine, “Protecting Formulas,” describes the importance of intellectual property (IP) and what steps can be taken to defend it from inappropriate disclosure
Aug 13, 2007 | 04:45 PM CDT
The FMAhas announced the publication of its study "Skin contact transfer of three fragrance residues from candles to human hands."
Jul 25, 2007 | 10:59 AM CDT
P&Fnow talks to some top flavor and fragrance companies about the effects of regulations, material costs and consolidation