TITLE

EWG claims nano-scale ingredients are in products

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that, according to the U.S.-based research organisation Environmental Working Group (EWG), more than 250 personal care products on the market contain one or more of 57 different types of nano-scale or micron-sized ingredients. EWG said that none of the nano-scale substances identified had been tested for safety by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or the Cosmetic Ingredients Review Expert Panel.
ACCESSION #
22975324

 

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