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Titanium Dioxide



Restricted as per EC regulation 1223/2009?


Other observations

Date of update Deadline Content of update Reference Source Obelis articles
03/04/2020 09/01/2021 The following products must feature specific warnings/statements (see log book or legal references) on the label: • Liquid mixtures containing 1 % or more of titanium dioxide particles with aerodynamic diameter equal to or below 10μm • solid mixtures containing 1% or more of titanium dioxide  Regulation 1272/2008 (Amendment by regulation 2020/217) EC 3/05/2020 - Additional warnings when labelling products containing Titanium Dioxide
07/08/2020 No timeline applicable for now SCCS opinion: In Aerosols: due to the carcinogenic effect of this substance due to inhalation, it is safe up to i. 1.64% for general consumers ii. 1% for professionals. In Loose powder (make up):  safe up to 25% for general consumer SCCS Opinion 1617/20, preliminary version  SCCS 2/09/2020 - Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety opinion on Titanium dioxite