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ANALYSIS ON TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR SECURITY OF COSMETICS BY CHINA STATE FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (SFDA)
State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA of its former name in short is changed into CFDA, the short term of China Food and Drug Administration) released Technical Specifications for Security of Cosmetic on November 30 2012 (hereinafter referred to as Technical Specifications for Security.
It is analyzed by director of Beijing Oriental Chemical Information Co., Ltd. (OCI) as an advanced cosmetic application service provider of China, Technical Specifications for Security highlight “security” and “techniques”, propose stricter requirements on security of finished products of cosmetic, raw materials and production technique with the addition of requirements on security of raw materials of cosmetic, revise and perfect the list of banned and limited substance, all-purpose detection method, toxicology test methods and standards of evaluation on security of human body etc. when compared with Health Codes of Cosmetic made in 2007 so as to meet the needs of guiding cosmetic production enterprise ... ...