Substance Regulatory Obligations


Chromium (III) oxide

EC number: 215-160-9

CAS number: 1308-38-9

Last updated: 10/10/2020
ECHA Legislation Regulatory Obligations

Regulatory obligations may exist for this substance under the legislations under ECHA’s remit or for which ECHA has delegated tasks (i.e. REACH, CLP, BPR, PIC, CAD / CMD, WFD, and POPs). Please check the substance Infocard.

Cosmetic Products Regulation

Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex IV - Allowed Colorants

This list contains coloring agents allowed for use in cosmetic products marketed in the European Union. The list indicates the approved fields for application, including whether or not the colorant is permitted for use in products applied near the eye or on mucous membranes, or in products intended to come in contact with the skin.

Ref No. Substance Identification Conditions Notes  
Name EC Number CAS Colour index (CI) Number Colour Physical form Product type, body parts Restriction(s) Maximum Threshold Expressed As Function(s)
Chromium (III) oxide
All cosmetic products
Free from chromate ion