CIR Expert Panel’s June Meeting: Popular Botanicals, Salicylates Among Ingredients Deemed Safe
This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet
The Cosmetic Ingredient Review Expert Panel issued two final safety reports and six tentative reports at its June 4-5 meeting in Washington.
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