cosmetics-restricted-subs

Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex III - Restricted Substances

EU. Restricted Substances: Annex III, Regulation 1223/2009/EC on Cosmetic Products, as amended by Regulation (EU) 2023/1545, OJ L 188, 27 July 2023

This list contains substances whose use in cosmetic products in the European Union is banned, except under certain conditions as indicated in Annex III. The list specifies the field of application or use, maximum allowable concentration limits in finished products, and any additional limitations.

6,6-Dimethyl-2-methylenebicyclo [3.1.1]heptane;beta-Pinene

EC / List no: 204-872-5 CAS no: 127-91-3
Ref No.
371
Restrictions Product type, body parts
All cosmetic products
Restriction(s)
The presence of the substance must be indicated in the list of ingredients referred to in Article 19(1)(g) when its concentration exceeds: 0.001% in leave-on products and 0.01 % in rinse-off products

Peroxide value less than 10 mmoles/L

Notes
Cosmetic products containing that substance that do not comply with the restrictions may be placed on the Union market until 31 July 2026 and made available on the Union market until 31 July 2028

Since that substance is a monoterpene, it is subject to the restriction on peroxide value set out in entry 130