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Feb 26, 2009 | 02:24 PM CST
By: Stephen Weller, IFRA
Despite self-regulation, the fragrance industry still faces continual public health pressure from regulators and other stakeholders seeking to ensure that its products do not cause allergic reactions. A workshop by the International Fragrance Association discusses these issues.
Feb 09, 2009 | 07:03 AM CST
The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) is expected to prohibit the use of 2,4-hexadienal (CAS# 80466-34-8) and other 2,4-double conjugated alpha, beta unsaturated aldehydes as part of the 44th Amendment to the IFRA Code of Practice.
Jan 30, 2009 | 11:51 AM CST
International Fragrance Association will hold a seminar investigating “the pros and cons of modern fragrance” on March 31, 2009 at Stanhope Hotel, Brussels, Belgium.
Jan 29, 2009 | 01:19 PM CST
ECHA has announced that the search and messaging modules in the REACH-IT system have been updated.
Jan 22, 2009 | 10:25 AM CST
By: Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor
The industry’s prospects for the next five years: excess launches, pricing pressures and the perfumer's palette.
Jan 08, 2009 | 04:29 PM CST
By: Jeb Gleason-Allured, Perfumer & Flavorist …
Defining "green" and "sustainability"; defending safe fragrance ingredients and delivering on consumer demands.
Dec 18, 2008 | 04:50 PM CST
The Fragrance Materials Association has submitted comments to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) regarding the Lacey Act amendments, which were enacted by Congress earlier this year.
Oct 20, 2008 | 01:08 PM CDT
By: Matthias Vey, IFRA
Examining IFRA’s new Quantitative Risk Assessment methodology
In 2005, the International Fragrance Association (IFRA) introduced a new Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA) approach to restrict fragrance materials that have a potential to induce dermal sensitization. This new approach is a much more refined methodology for evaluating sensitizing fragrance materials, and so provides more precise guidance on use levels of materials depending on the situation and the product in which they are used. Ultimately, it will better protect the consumer from becoming sensitized to a specific fragrance ingredient.
Sep 30, 2008 | 03:05 PM CDT
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed two bills into law that will give state regulators broad authority to identify, evaluate and, if necessary, ban potentially harmful industrial chemicals.
Sep 23, 2008 | 10:36 AM CDT
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has published a Q&A document which is intended for those companies who own notifications under Directive 67/548/EEC pertaining to Domestic Manufacturers and/or Importers.