17.11.2014

Clarification on information requirements under REACH for cosmetic ingredients

Recently ECHA published a clarification regarding the information requirements for cosmetic ingredients under REACH. According to ECHA data for all endpoints relevant to assess human health endpoints for workers are required, despite the test prohibition laid down in the Cosmetics Regulation. In consequence, information requirements for cosmetic ingredients will not deviate substantially from those of other REACH substances of the same tonnage band. For details see here.