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Jan 10, 2008 | 03:59 PM CST

Cosmetics, Drugs and Labels

By: Rick Van Arnam, Esq.

Failing to understand the distinction between the legal definition of cosmetics and drugs, and subsequent improper labeling or promotional claims, can be a costly error.

Jun 05, 2007 | 10:25 AM CDT

Rules & Revelations: REACH—The Cosmetic Impact

By: Carl Geffken

REACH, a highly structured European initiative to ensure chemical safety, is creating a global impact on manufacturers, suppliers and downstream users.

Mar 07, 2007 | 10:49 AM CST

ICMAD Regulatory Update

By: Jeff Falk

Regulatory issues, labeling and the impact of both dominated morning discussion at ICMAD’s 27th FDA Cosmetic Regulatory Workshop.

Feb 20, 2007 | 01:46 PM CST

Rules & Revelations: Fragrance Regulations Demystified

By: Carl Geffken

The casual fragrance consumer is unaware of the degree of sophistication and obligatory controls facing fragranced-product manufacturers.

Feb 12, 2007 | 02:16 PM CST

A Worry Society? CTPA Annual Business Forum

By: Jane Evison

I was in London again in November for the Cosmetic, Toiletries and Perfume Association’s annual business forum at The Barbican Centre. This year’s conference was a sellout, with 150 delegates, speakers and guests participating in the two-day event...

Feb 05, 2007 | 02:02 PM CST

Judith Smeltzer Honored with SDA Distinguished Service Award

The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA) announced that Judith H. Smeltzer is the 2007 recipient of the Elva Walker Spillane Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes extensive and exceptional service to SDA and outstanding leadership within the association...

Jan 08, 2007 | 10:39 AM CST

Regulatory Update: Regulation Time

By: Jeff Falk

Regulations may appear as the bane of the industry—hoops to jump through, paperwork, red tape and man hours. However, the effect of regulation on consumer confidence that means so much to businesses and the industry as a whole should be considered.

Feb 02, 2006 | 02:51 PM CST

FDA Proposes Color Extract Declaration

A recent announcement from the Flavor and Extract Manufacturers Association announced that the FDA published a proposed rule in the Federal Register requiring the declaration of carmine and cochineal extract on the label of all cosmetic products containing these color additives...