EU: ban on the use of certain chemicals in cosmetic products

In early January 2016, the European Union informed the WTO on the Draft Commission Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products. Proposed date of adoption: 1st/2nd quarter 2016. Proposed date of entry into force: 20 days from publication in the Official Journal of the EU. There is a transition period of 6 months following entry into force of the regulation. Final date for comments: March 4, 2016.

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