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Dihydroxyacetone (DHA)


Restricted as per EC regulation 1223/2009?


Other observations

Date of update Deadline Content of update Reference Source Obelis articles
🇬🇧 On July 5, 2021, DHA has been added to Annex III to the EU Cosmetics Regulation. At present, DHA is not restricted in the UK but it has been identified as a priority substance to be evaluated by the UK Scientific Advisory Group on Chemical Safety in Consumer Products. CTPA has issued a call for interested addressed to the UK cosmetics industry. CTPA Webinar Upcoming Cosmetic Ingredient Restrictions: What’s New for the UK and EU CTPA