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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


European court affirms ruling against Dole on banana price fixing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • March 20 2015

The European Court of Justice has refused to void a lower court's decision against Dole Foods confirming an $83-million fine shared with other


EU Product Liability Directive - Update and Restart?
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 25 2016

The European Commission has announced an ‘evaluation and fitness check’ of Directive 85374EEC which provides for the strict liability of producers


ECHA database contains names of companies that have registered under REACH
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • December 7 2012

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has entered, on the European Union’s registration, evaluation and authorization of chemicals (REACH) database, the names of companies that have registered substances under REACH without claiming confidentiality


France Bans Plastic Cups, Cutlery
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, France
  • September 16 2016

France has reportedly passed a ban on plastic cups, knives, forks and plates as part of an ecological initiative, Energy Transition for Green Growth


EFSA calls acrylamide “a public health concern”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • July 11 2014

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


EFSA issues opinion on formaldehyde in animal feed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • February 21 2014

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) has issued an opinion on


High Court Upholds EU Ban on Animal Testing to Prove Safety of Cosmetics
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 7 2016

The High Court of Justice (England and Wales) has upheld an EU ban on the sale of cosmetics products tested on animals. The ban has been in place


WHO reviews energy drink consumption in Europe
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 17 2014

World Health Organization (WHO) researchers recently published an analysis of energy drink consumption in Europe that takes into account relevant


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