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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 02 March 2021. Database contains 2442 unique substances/entries.
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The fraction of tar acids, recovered by distillation of low-temperature coal tar crude tar acids, having an approximate boiling range of 225°C to 320°C (437°F to 608°F). Composed primarily of polyalkylphenols.
284-893-4
84989-05-9
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 residue from the distillation in the range of 235°C to 355°C (481°F to 697°F) of light carbolic oil.
270-713-1
68477-23-6
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 fraction of tar acids, rich in 2,4- and 2,5-dimethylphenol, recovered by distillation of low-temperature coal tar crude tar acids.
284-895-5
84989-06-0
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 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
Details
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
Details
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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A distillate from low-temperature coal tar. Composed primarily of hydrocarbons, phenolic compounds and aromatic nitrogen bases boiling in the range of approximately 160°C to 340°C (320°F to 644°F).
309-889-2
101316-87-4
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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201-173-7
79-06-1
681
All cosmetic products
0 %
Unless regulated elsewhere in this Regulation
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250-026-3
30075-29-7
1291
Hair dye products
0 %
When used in hair dye products.
Not permitted except for Basic Red 118 as impurity in Basic Brown 17
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275-216-3
71134-97-9
1291
Hair dye products
0 %
When used in hair dye products.
Not permitted except for Basic Red 118 as impurity in Basic Brown 17
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1291
Hair dye products
0 %
When used in hair dye products.
Not permitted except for Basic Red 118 as impurity in Basic Brown 17
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201-861-7
88-85-7
684
All cosmetic products
0 %
With the exception of those specified elsewhere in this list
Details
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Binapacryl EC / List no: 207-612-9 | CAS no: 485-31-4
2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenol, compound with 1-aminopropan-2-ol (1:1) EC / List no: 275-931-0 | CAS no: 71735-19-8
Ammonium 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenolate EC / List no: 228-858-3 | CAS no: 6365-83-9
Dinoseb acetate EC / List no: 220-560-1 | CAS no: 2813-95-8
Sodium 2-(1-methylpropyl)-4,6-dinitrophenolate EC / List no: 252-331-7 | CAS no: 35040-03-0
2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenol, compound with 2,2'-iminodiethanol (1:1) EC / List no: 258-532-6 | CAS no: 53404-43-6
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684
All cosmetic products
0 %
With the exception of those specified elsewhere in this list
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407-760-6
112281-77-3
1001
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
414-200-4
119738-06-6;200509-41-7
755
All cosmetic products
0 %
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414-200-4
119738-06-6;200509-41-7
1615
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
214-619-0
1166-46-7
1619
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
207-366-2
465-73-6
198
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
200-775-7
72-20-8
196
All cosmetic products
0 %
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200-128-9
51-84-3
2
All cosmetic products
0 %
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429-740-6
40722-80-3
1515
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
284-351-7
84852-39-1
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
287-470-2
85508-45-8
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
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285-698-7
85135-77-9
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
208-443-3
528-92-7
216
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
205-685-1
147-14-8
1367
Hair dye products
0 %
Details
406-850-2
133855-98-8
663
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
222-048-3
3327-22-8
1510
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
423-290-4
66938-41-8
1085
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
207-560-7
481-06-1
217
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
405-020-7
105024-66-6
1409
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
406-090-1
81880-96-8
1106
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
420-450-5
86552-32-1
1413
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
402-060-7
108225-03-2
757
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
423-260-0
100988-63-4
1524
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
428-010-4
82413-20-5
1475
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
202-476-7
96-09-3
656
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
284-348-0
84852-36-8
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
285-909-2
85166-19-4
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
287-471-8
85508-46-9
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
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287-592-6
85551-28-6
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
284-347-5
84852-35-7
1460
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
209-765-7
592-62-1
728
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
401-500-5
118658-99-4
1155
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
200-360-0
58-00-4
42
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
220-673-6
2858-66-4
263
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
422-390-5
143322-57-0
1197
All cosmetic products
0 %
Details
418-570-8
25383-07-7
1053
All cosmetic products
0 %
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447-860-7
144177-62-8
1522
All cosmetic products
0 %
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