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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) 2021/1099, 6 July 2021

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

Last updated 27 september 2021. Database contains 2455 unique substances/entries.
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A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained from mixed coal tar pitch-polyethylene pyrolysis. Composed primarily of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C20 through C28 and having a softening point of 100°C to 220°C (212°F to 428°F) according to DIN 52025.
309-957-1
101794-75-6
634
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Not permitted if substance contain > 0.005% (w/w) benzo[a]pyrene
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A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained from mixed coal tar pitch-polystyrene pyrolysis. Composed primarily of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C20 through C28 and having a softening point of 100°C to 220°C (212°F to 428°F) according to DIN 52025.
309-958-7
101794-76-7
635
All cosmetic products
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Not permitted if substance contain > 0.005% (w/w) benzo[a]pyrene
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268-618-5
68131-49-7
1539
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained by the fractionation pyrolysis at 816°C (1500°F) of naphtha and raffinate. It consists predominantly of aromatic hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C6 through C8, including benzene.
270-658-3
68475-70-7
1539
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained by separation from the platformate-containing fraction. It consists predominantly of aromatic hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C7 through C12 (primarily C8) and can contain nonaromatic hydrocarbons, both boiling in the range of approximately 130°C to 200°C (266°F to 392°F).
297-401-8
93571-75-6
1539
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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292-698-0
90989-42-7
1539
All cosmetic products
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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292-694-9
90989-38-1
1539
All cosmetic products
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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295-279-0
91995-18-5
1539
All cosmetic products
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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292-695-4
90989-39-2
1539
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained from the evaporation of solvent under vacuum from polymerized hydrocarbon resin. It consists predominantly of aromatic hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C8 through C9 and boiling in the range of approximately 120°C to 215°C (248°F to 419°F).
295-281-1
91995-20-9
1539
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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295-551-9
92062-36-7
1539
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Not permitted if substances contain ≥ 0.1 % w/w benzene
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43
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601-649-8
12001-28-4
762
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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 Atropa belladonna, Solanaceae.
232-365-9
8007-93-0
44
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200-104-8
51-55-8
45
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265-610-3
65195-55-3
1548
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204-092-5
115-46-8
286
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620-425-0
68049-83-2
1157
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206-186-1
306-53-6
121
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205-793-9
151-56-4
733
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203-102-5
103-33-3
727
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220
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46
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Not permitted except for barium sulphide under the conditions laid down in Annex III, and barium sulphate, lakes, salts, and pigments prepared from colouring agents when listed in Annex IV
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200-588-0
64-65-3
183
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206-123-8
302-40-9
157
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200-800-1
73-48-3
53
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617-356-3
82560-54-1
1404
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241-775-7
17804-35-2
1035
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205-911-9
205-99-2
641
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200-280-6
56-55-3
638
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86-13-5
158
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49
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200-753-7
71-43-2
47
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202-199-1
92-87-5
26
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252-984-8
36341-27-2
717
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720
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208-519-6
531-85-1
713
All cosmetic products
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244-236-4
21136-70-9
716
All cosmetic products
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213-885-5
1050-48-2
60
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210-412-4
615-16-7
48
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205-916-6
207-08-9
642
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200-028-5
50-32-8
612
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205-892-7
192-97-2
639
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205-910-3
205-82-3
640
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205-877-5
189-55-9
1648
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357
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Not permitted for all products except for normal content in natural essences used
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49
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420-710-8
23085-60-1
1045
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202-311-9
94-18-8
1377
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201-622-7
85-68-7
1152
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