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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) 2020/1683, 13 November 2020

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

Last updated 24 June 2021. Database contains 2442 unique substances/entries.
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228-783-6
6358-69-6
1362
Hair dye products
0 %
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413-590-3
164058-22-4
758
All cosmetic products
0 %
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400-810-8
148262-86-6
1131
All cosmetic products
0 %
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225-768-6
5064-31-3
1490
All cosmetic products
0 %
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243-010-2
19381-50-1
1342
Hair dye products
0 %
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215-548-8
1330-78-5
277
All cosmetic products
0 %
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246-677-8
25155-23-1
1545
All cosmetic products
0 %
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204-655-5
123-82-0
27
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0 %
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200-123-1
51-79-6
671
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0 %
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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 Urginea maritima, Liliaceae.
283-520-2
84650-62-4
330
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422-720-8
166242-53-1
1029
All cosmetic products
0 %
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323
All cosmetic products
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For the individual ingredient see reference number 364 in Annex II.
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402-840-7
20108-78-5
1039
All cosmetic products
0 %
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224-033-7
4171-13-5
184
All cosmetic products
0 %
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617-100-0
8051-02-3
331
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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 Veratrum album, Liliaceae.
290-407-1
90131-91-2
333
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0 %
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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 Aloysia triphylla, Verbenaceae.
285-515-0
8024-12-2
450
Fragrance ingredient
0 %
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285-515-0
-
450
Fragrance ingredient
0 %
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256-599-6
50471-44-8
738
All cosmetic products
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203-545-4
108-05-4
1565
All cosmetic products
0 %
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200-831-0
75-01-4
334
All cosmetic products
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200-864-0
75-35-4
126
All cosmetic products
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201-377-6
81-81-2
203
All cosmetic products
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The combination of wastes formed by the coking of bituminous coal tar pitch. It consists predominantly of carbon.
295-549-8
92062-34-5
624
All cosmetic products
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Not permitted if substances contain > 0.005% (w/w) benzo[a]pyrene
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228-377-9
6252-76-2
1335
Hair dye products
0 %
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10213-95-3
1335
Hair dye products
0 %
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215-091-4
1300-73-8
33
All cosmetic products
0 %
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208-390-6
526-36-3
313
All cosmetic products
0 %
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205-672-0
146-48-5
337
All cosmetic products
0 %
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215-566-6
1332-07-6
1396
All cosmetic products
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205-288-3
137-30-4
1016
All cosmetic products
0 %
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391
All cosmetic products
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Not permitted except for the substances listed under reference number 50 in Annex III, and the zirconium lakes, pigments, or salts of the colouring agents when listed in Annex IV
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200-519-4
61-80-3
24
All cosmetic products
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202-634-5
98-07-7
649
All cosmetic products
0 %
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202-709-2
98-87-3
1126
All cosmetic products
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202-853-6
100-44-7
650
All cosmetic products
0 %
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207-604-5
484-20-8
358
Sun protection products and bronzing products
1 mg/kg
Not permitted for all products except if occurring in natural essences
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206-066-9
298-81-7
358
Sun protection products and bronzing products
1 mg/kg
Not permitted for all products except if occurring in natural essences
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358
Sun protection products and bronzing products
1 mg/kg
Not permitted for all products except if occurring in natural essences
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223-459-0
3902-71-4
358
Sun protection products and bronzing products
1 mg/kg
Not permitted for all products except if occurring in natural essences
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202-345-4
94-59-7
360
Products for dental and oral hygiene
50 ppm
Not permitted except for normal content in the natural essences used and provided the concentration does not exceed 50 ppm in the finished product and provided that is not present in toothpastes intended for children
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202-345-4
94-59-7
360
All cosmetic products except products for dental and oral hygiene
100 ppm
Not permitted except for normal content in the natural essences used and provided the concentration does not exceed 100 ppm in the finished product
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