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FDA Tightlipped On Status Of ‘SPF Determination’ Study, But Issue Is A Concern

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA’s 2016 request for contractor services to perform SPF testing on US-marketed sunscreen products has come up in litigation challenging brands’ SPF claims. The agency told Rose Sheet the issue of accurately labeled SPFs is a concern, but declined to provide further update on what it characterized as a pending matter.

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