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They help you decipher the Cosmetic Regulation and bring your products into compliance.


49th amendment of IFRA Standards : what changes

This Friday 10th January 2020, IFRA published the much-anticipated 49th amendments to its standards. EcoMundo sums up the major changes and deadlines brought about by this amendment.

17 January 2020 | REGULATORY NEWS

Navigating Over-the-Counter Labelling Requirements in the United States

One of the key aspects to successfully bringing an Over-the-Counter product to the market in the United States is compliant labelling. While many of the labelling requirements mirror those of Cosme...

14 January 2020 | EXPERT ADVICE
medical devices

Medical devices: will you need to notify them again?

In May 2020, the new European regulation on medical devices will start applying. With this date getting closer, manufacturers of medical devices need to get ready and face the changes to come. What...

04 December 2019 | REGULATORY NEWS
parfums et cosmétiques

Cosmetic compliance: what’s new?

Our experts were at Perfumes and Cosmetics Congress in Chartres on 6th and 7th November. They had the opportunity to attend all the conferences: here is a recap of the key points relating to cosmet...

29 November 2019 | REGULATORY NEWS
Fabriquer des produits OTC pour les États-Unis : les cGMP

Manufacturing OTC products for the US: the cGMP

The quality of a drug product is of the utmost importance to the consumer and to the brand whose reputation relies on manufacturing safe and effective drug products. The US Food and Drug Administra...

12 September 2019 | EXPERT ADVICE
Dispositifs médicaux : la nouvelle réglementation européenne, applicable en 2020

Medical devices: new European regulation to be applied in 2020

In May 2020, the medical device regulation will start applying in the European Union (Regulation (EU) 2017/745). This regulation came into force in 2017 and repeals the previously existing directiv...

29 August 2019 | EXPERT ADVICE
Le CBD, ingrédient tendance en cosmétique : quid de sa légalité ?

CBD, popular ingredient in cosmetics: but is it legal?

Used ever more often in cosmetic products, cannabidiol, or CBD is a molecule which can easily lead to confusion. What do international regulations say on its use? EcoMundo helps you understand the ...

23 August 2019 | REGULATORY NEWS
France : Entrée en vigueur de l’interdiction des allégations « sans » pour les produits cosmétiques

France: coming into force of the ban on « free from » claims for cosmetic products

Last 1st July 2019, an update of the ARPP recommendations relating to cosmetics came into force in France. These new measures will partly end the “free from” claims on cosmetic products’ labe...

03 July 2019 | REGULATORY NEWS
Obligations d'étiquetage cosmétique aux États-Unis

Cosmetic labelling requirements in the United States

One of the key factors in bringing a new cosmetic product to the market is ensuring that your labelling is compliant. In the United States, cosmetic labelling is regulated by the FDA under the Fede...

18 June 2019 | EXPERT ADVICE
Comprendre les réglementations cosmétiques au Canada

Understanding Canada's cosmetic regulations

Health Canada regulates cosmetics under the Cosmetic Regulations of the Federal Drug Act. Cosmetic products in Canada do not require approval prior to marketing, however they must be notified once ...

26 April 2019 | EXPERT ADVICE