EXPERTOX newsletter – May 2024

SAMPLE DISTRIBUTION DECREE PUBLISHED Since July 1, 2022, it has been forbidden to provide a consumer with a product sample as part of a commercial approach, without his or her request, in accordance with Article 22 of the Climate & Resilience Act, supplementing...

EXPERTOX newsletter – April 2024

A draft law on PFAs has just approved by the French National Assembly On Thursday April 4th, MEPs unanimously approved a draft law to restrict PFAS, also known as “eternal pollutants”. From 1 January 2026, the manufacture, import and sale of cosmetics, wax...

EXPERTOX newsletter – March 2024

Publication of Regulation (EU) No. 2024/858 amending Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 concerning the use of nanomaterials. The regulation (EU) No. 2024/858 was enacted on March 15, 2024, resulting in the inclusion of 12 substances in Annex II of the cosmetic regulation,...

EXPERTOX newsletter – February 2024

Clarification on biodegradability assessment of fragrance mixtures In June 2023, IFRA published a white paper on recommended approach to support biodegradability statements on fragrance ingredients. On January 30th 2024, a clarification on how to assess fragrance...