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Taiwan revises list of substances prohibited from use in cosmetics
Taiwan revises list of substances prohibited from use in cosmetics

TAIWAN’S PROHIBITION LIST OF SUBSTANCES FOR USE IN COSMETICS HAS BEEN UPDATED AND WILL COME INTO...

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Hong Kong releases Mercury Control Ordinance

Mercury Control Ordinance came into effective in Hong Kong on December 1, 2021.

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New Changes and Trends of Nutrition Labels in China

Ⅰ. Background to the revision of the standard

The current standard for nutrition labels for...

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Get Ready for New York’s New Dioxane Limit for Household, Personal Care and Cosmetics Products

A new restriction on 1,4-dioxane in household cleansing products, personal care products and...

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China Introduces Requirement for Specific Labeling Mark on Children’s Cosmetics

On December 1, 2021, the Chinese National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) issued a new...

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EU Extends Ecolabel Criteria to all Kinds of Cosmetic Products and Animal Care Products

The European Commission published revised EU Ecolabel criteria in Commission Decision (EU)...

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Risk assessment studies on rare metals in food and FCM

Rare earth elements (REEs) are used extensively in agriculture additives in fertilizers and feeds....

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FOOD FRAUD WATCH ANNUAL REPORT - 2021

We have just release our annual report on Food Frauds.

The Food Fraud Watch annual report is a...

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US EPA Establishes Tolerances for Propamocarb in the Brassica Head and Stem Vegetable Group

On October 19, 2021, the US EPA established tolerances for Propamocarb in the brassica head and...

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Japan Establishes MRLs for Eugenol in Aquaculture Products

Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare (MHLW) of Japan announced the revision of Food Sanitation...

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A Guide to Successfully Navigating China's New Cosmetics Import Regulations

As of May 1, 2021, the China National Products Administration (NMPA) introduced regulations to make...

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Undeclared Allergens & Food Product Recalls in the EU and USA

From 2017 to 2020, there was a total of 1,010 United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA)...

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US EPA Establishes Tolerances for Metalaxyl in Black Pepper

On September 24, 2021, the US EPA established tolerances for metalaxyl in black pepper. Objections...

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