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.

Hydrogen peroxide

EC / List no: 231-765-0 CAS no: 7722-84-1
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Restrictions Product type, body parts
Skin products
Maximum Threshold
4 %
Expressed As
As H2O2, present or released
Warning Label
Contains hydrogen peroxide. Avoid contact with eyes. Rinse immediately if product comes into contact with them.