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Restricted as per EC regulation 1223/2009?


Other observations

Date of update Deadline Content of update Reference Source Obelis articles
27/10/2020 No timeline applicable for now SCCS opinion (waiting for comments): BP3 is safe for use, as an UV filter, on cosmetic products in the following %: • In face cream, hand cream, and lipsticks - maximum concentration of 6%; • To provide UV protection to cosmetic formulation, up to 0,5% • In body creams, in propellant sprays, and in pump sprays: o Provided that there is no additional use of BP-3 at 0.5% in the same formulation for protecting the cosmetic formulation – maximum 2.2% o Provided there is additional use of BP-3 at 0,5% in the same formulation – maximum 1,7% Preliminary Opinion on Benzophenone-3 - SCCS 1625/20 SCCS