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Washing cosmetics exports to Europe have changed
Mar 01, 2017

February 2017, the EU informed the publishing G/TBT/N/EU/456, intended to limit washing cosmetics eight four methyl-siloxane (D4) and four 10-methyl-siloxane (D5) content. The amendments involve (EC) 1907th new entries in the annex to the Regulation No. 2006, stipulates that D4 and D5 in cosmetics by HPLC is less than 0.1%. The amended regulations will be implemented in late 2017.

For nearly two years, Xiamen port cosmetics annual export volume of about 48,000 tons, more than 150 million dollars, nearly half of them for bathing suits. Xiamen Tongan import inspection and Quarantine Bureau reminds businesses to keep state laws and regulations, adjusting the formula to ensure compliance with the laws and regulations of importing countries requirements.