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Legal Affairs: Information for manufacturers

Cosmetic products are exempted from the obligations to label under chemicals law and to transmit safety data sheets. Cosmetic products are products which correspond to the definition referred to in the EC Cosmetics Regulation and are available in a form that is supplied to end consumers. Cosmetic... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

During the past years skincare products have increasingly been manufactured and marketed with hydroxy acids (AHA acids). The public authorities have asked questions about the safety of the products and/or requested toxicological data which prove the safety of the raw materials and finished products.... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

Recommendation by the Cosmetics Commission Already back in 1988 IKW informed the then... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

As a rule self-tanning products do not contain any UV protection. For a large number of... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

IKW had already pointed out in a recommendation in 1995 that the claim of cosmetic... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

In accordance with Article 8 para 1 d) in conjunction with No. 2.2 b) of the Annex to the... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

Communication by the Federal Health Office Federal Health Gazette 28 No. 7, July 1985 ... Read more

Legal Affairs: Recommendation for manufacturers

Communication by the Federal Health Office Federal Health Gazette 33 No. 4, April 1990 ... Read more