HBW Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Rep. Markey Calls For Triclosan Ban, Galvanized By Sympathetic FDA Letter

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., wants many personal-care applications of triclosan banned and is crafting chemicals safety legislation after receiving letters from FDA and EPA acknowledging that there are concerns about the ingredient

You may also be interested in...



Lawsuit Seeking FDA Triclosan Action Stays Alive On Appeal

A court ruling allowing an advocacy group to move forward in its suit against FDA could pave the way for future litigation intended to force the agency to complete delayed regulations.

Lawsuit Seeking FDA Triclosan Action Stays Alive On Appeal

A court ruling allowing an advocacy group to move forward in its suit against FDA could pave the way for future litigation intended to force the agency to complete delayed regulations.

In Brief

Following Health Canada’s assessment of ingredient triclosan as a possible environmental hazard, Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., urges FDA to issue its review of the antimicrobial and finalize the OTC Topical Antimicrobial Monograph. Total Beauty Media Group introduces a new web video series with beauty news, sales, giveaways and new product information.

Related Content

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

RS016855

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel