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CIR Tables Review Of Preservative PHMB; Industry Maintains Data Is On The Way

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

The Cosmetic Ingredient Review Expert Panel tabled a draft final report for preservative polyaminopropyl biguanide June 5 to await promised sensitization and exposure data from industry. There is concern that an “insufficient data” decision could prompt reformulations with even more questionable alternatives in a market short on preservative options.

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