Topic Archives: Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household

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May 28, 2020, 10:40 AM
The US state of Washington has introduced new legislation requiring certain disposable nonwoven wipes to carry a ‘Do Not Flush’ label. Read more...
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May 28, 2020, 10:28 AM
Regulatory framework for OTC drug products reformed and modernized as part of the CARES Act. Read more...
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May 22, 2020, 11:53 AM
Volunteer testing is an important step in making sure haircare products are safe, compliant and perform as advertised. SGS experts look at the process involved in volunteer testing.Read more...
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May 21, 2020, 10:23 AM
An aging global population means many new products are available to help older people live independent lives. SGS looks at the complexity associated with whether a product is classed as a medical device or personal care item.Read more...
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May 1, 2020, 10:47 AM
An aging global population means many new products are available to help older people live independent lives. SGS looks at the complexity associated with whether a product is classed as a medical device or personal care item.Read more...
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Apr 23, 2020, 1:20 PM
SGS Stephens uses its expertise in testing the claims made surrounding skincare products to help cosmetic and personal care product manufacturers access US markets. Read more...
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Apr 6, 2020, 4:32 PM
The US FDA has released temporary policies to expediate the manufacture and distribution of alcohol-based hand sanitizers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more...
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Feb 14, 2020, 11:41 AM
The final rule for OTC sunscreen products has been delayed in the US. What does this mean for manufacturers and suppliers?Read more...
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Feb 13, 2020, 11:24 AM
Taiwan makes several changes to its List of Preservatives in Cosmetic Products under the Cosmetic Hygiene and Safety Act. They come into force on July 1, 2020.Read more...
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Feb 13, 2020, 11:10 AM
Thailand introduces ban on the importation, production or sale of microbeads in cosmetic products. Read more...