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Preservative Triclosan Not Safe In Leave-On Products, Mouthwashes – SCCP

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

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The continued use of triclosan as a preservative at levels up to 0.3 percent is not safe "in all cosmetic products" due to the "magnitude of the aggregate exposure," the European Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Products states in a Jan. 21 opinion

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