On 23 May 2023, the European Commission notified the WTO of a draft amendment to the Cosmetic Regulation. The publication is amending Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and the Council as regards the use of certain nanomaterials.
Methyl-N-methylanthranilate, HAA299 and HAA299 (nano): Upcoming restrictions in the UK Cosmetics Regulation
On 28 April 2023, the United Kingdom (UK) notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of a draft amendment to the Cosmetics Regulation 1223/2009, as applicable in Great Britain (i.e., England, Wales, and Scotland). Permitted levels of certain chemicals in the Cosmetics Regulation are amended.
The Scientific Committee has published the preliminary scientific advice on Triclocarban and Triclosan as substances with potential endocrine-disrupting properties in cosmetic products. The SCCS adopted this scientific advice at its plenary meeting on 15-16 March 2022.