Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex III - Restricted Substances

EU. Restricted Substances: Annex III, Regulation 1223/2009/EC on Cosmetic Products, as amended by Regulation (EU) 2024/996, OJ L of 4 April 2024

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.

Silver nitrate

EC / List no: 231-853-9 CAS no: 7761-88-8
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Restrictions Product type, body parts
Cosmetic products for coloring eyelashes and eyebrows
Maximum Threshold
4 %
Only for colouring eyelashes and eyebrows
Warning Label
Contains silver nitrate. Rinse eyes immediately if product comes into contact with them.