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EU limits common parabens in cosmetics, bans use in diaper creams
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • May 7 2015

European Union regulations limiting concentrations of butylparaben and propylparaben in cosmetics products have taken effect for all new stock as of


TCE and several chromium compounds to be phased out in EU
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • May 3 2013

The European Commission adopted regulations on April 17, 2013, that will phase out use of the solvent tricholoroethylene (TCE) as well as six


European Court of Justice weighs in on GMOs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • September 22 2011

In recent weeks, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has issued rulings in two cases involving genetically modified organisms (GMOs


SCCS rules on three hair dye substances
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • July 24 2014

The European Commission's Scientific Committee for Consumer Safety (SCCS) recently published three opinions finding that 3-amino-2,6-dimethylphenol


SCCS says parabens in cosmetics are safe
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 13 2013

The European Union's (EU's) Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has updated its opinion on propyl- and butylparabenchemical


EFSA assesses health risks related to perchlorate in food
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 24 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published a scientific opinion calling chronic dietary exposure to perchlorate a potential concern, "in


EFSA investigates long-term dietary exposure to chlorate
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 26 2015

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM Panel) has issued a scientific opinion assessing the


EFSA lowers exposure limits for inorganic arsenic
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 7 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has updated its analysis of the occurrence of arsenic in food in europe, setting lower estimates of dietary


L’Oréal & eBay settle dispute over counterfeit sales
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 24 2014

Without disclosing the terms of their agreement, cosmetics maker L'Oréal and auction company eBay have settled a long-running legal dispute


Audit criticizes handling of conflicts of interest in EU chemical agency
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 26 2012

An audit by European Union (EU) authorities has found fault with the European Chemicals Agency’s (ECHA’s) handling of potential conflicts of interest