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Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex II - Prohibited Substances

EU. Prohibited Substances: Annex II, Regulation 1223/2009/EC on Cosmetic Products, as amended by Regulation (EU) 2022/1531, OJ L 240, 16 September 2022

This list contains substances which are banned from use in any cosmetic products marketed for sale or use in the European Union.

Last updated 01 December 2023. Database contains 2495 unique substances/entries.
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The distillation fraction boiling in the range of approximately 180°C to 200°C (356°F to 392°F) from the crude bases obtained by dephenolating and debasing the carbolated oil from the distillation of coal tar. It contains chiefly aniline, collidines, lutidines and toluidines.
295-541-4
92062-27-6
1539
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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The distillation fraction boiling in the range of approximately 181°C to 186°C (356°F to 367°F) from the crude bases obtained from the neutralized, acid-extracted base-containing tar fractions obtained by the distillation of bituminous coal tar. It contains chiefly aniline and collidines.
295-543-5
92062-28-7
1539
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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The reaction product obtained by neutralizing coal tar base extract oil with an alkaline solution, such as aqueous sodium hydroxide, to obtain the free bases. Composed primarily of such organic bases as acridine, phenanthridine, pyridine, quinoline and their alkyl derivatives.
266-018-8
65996-84-1
1541
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene or if they contain ≥ 0.005 % w/w benzo[a]pyrene
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The distillation residue remaining after the distillation of the neutralized, acid-extracted base-containing tar fractions obtained by the distillation of coal tars. It contains chiefly aniline, collidines, quinoline and quinoline derivatives and toluidines.
295-544-0
92062-29-8
1541
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene or if they contain ≥ 0.005 % w/w benzo[a]pyrene
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293-766-2
91082-52-9
1539
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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Pyridine bases boiling in the range of approximately 125°C to 160°C (257°F 320°F) obtained by distillation of neutralized acid extract of the base-containing tar fraction obtained by the distillation of bituminous coal tars. Composed chiefly of lutidines and picolines.
295-548-2
92062-33-4
1539
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0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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274-560-1
70321-67-4
1541
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene or if they contain ≥ 0.005 % w/w benzo[a]pyrene
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293-767-8
91082-53-0
1539
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0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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271-020-7
68513-87-1
1541
All cosmetic products
0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene or if they contain ≥ 0.005 % w/w benzo[a]pyrene
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The distillate from high temperature coal tar having an approximate distillation range of 130°C to 250°C (266°F to 410°F). Composed primarily of naphthalene, alkylnaphthalenes, phenolic compounds, and aromatic nitrogen bases.
266-016-7
65996-82-9
1539
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0 %
Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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200-915-7
75-91-2
1641
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0 %
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200-383-6
58-46-8
139
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235-541-3
12267-73-1
1396
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202-316-6
94-24-6
63
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236-669-2
13463-39-3
459
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204-825-9
127-18-4
314
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203-495-3
107-49-3
276
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204-126-9
116-14-3
1681
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230-625-6
7226-23-5
1526
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202-625-6
97-99-4
1576
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203-726-8
109-99-9
1547
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0 %
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231-711-6
7696-12-0
1618
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220-012-1
2602-46-2
988
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218-326-9
2118-39-0
1354
Hair dye products
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200-769-4
71-91-0
61
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201-522-3
84-22-0
394
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200-031-1
50-35-1
280
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Extractives and their physically modified derivatives such as tinctures, concretes, absolutes, essential oils, oleoresins, terpenes, terpene-free fractions, distillates, residues, etc., obtained from Thevetia neriifolia, Apocynaceae.
290-446-4
90147-54-9
318
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200-482-4
60-56-0
233
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200-541-4
62-55-5
742
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245-740-7
23564-05-8
1047
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200-135-7
52-24-4
310
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200-543-5
62-56-6
321
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205-286-2
137-26-8
162
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202-605-7
97-74-5
353
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200-086-1
51-24-1
5
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200-594-3
64-77-7
65
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207-826-2
496-72-0
1313
Hair dye products
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208-741-3
540-25-0
1070
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0 %
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248-105-2
26915-12-8
32
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208-740-8
540-23-8
1069
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232-283-3
8001-35-2
1105
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242-608-0
18829-55-5
437
Fragrance ingredient
0 %
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266-989-8
67746-30-9
438
Fragrance ingredient
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242-204-4
18318-83-7
439
Fragrance ingredient
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205-841-9
155-09-9
324
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200-083-5
51-18-3
328
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206-129-0
302-79-4
375
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259-537-6
55219-65-3
1609
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206-904-3
396-01-0
275
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0 %
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