The French Agency for Food, Environmental, and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES) has expressed concerns about the European Commission’s new definition of nanomaterial published in June 2022.
Advertising claims must comply with Regulation (EU) No. 655/2013 establishing common criteria that claims relating to cosmetic products must meet, as well as the latest version of the Manual on the scope of application of the Cosmetics Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 (Art.2 (1)(a)).
On 10 June 2022, the European Commission (EC) clarified the definition of nanomaterials in a new Recommendation. The new Recommendation supports a coherent EU regulatory framework for nanomaterials, helping to align legislation across all sectors. The EC states that this new definition should be used in EU and national legislation, policy, Read more…
Cosmetics Europe encourages the cosmetic industry to get accustomed to the two alternative SPF test methods that are both formal work items in the final stages of the ISO standardization process.