EU. Cosmetics Regulation, Annex II, Prohibited Substances

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

Distillates (petroleum), hydrotreated middle;Hydrocarbons, C17-30, hydrotreated distillates, distn. Lights;Lubricating oils (petroleum), C15-30, hydrotreated neutral oil-based

A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained by treating a petroleum fraction with hydrogen in the presence of a catalyst. It consists of hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C11 through C25 and boiling in the range of approximately 205°C to 400°C (401°F to 752°F). EC / List no: 265-148-2;276-737-9;308-132-3 CAS no: 64742-46-7;72623-86-0;97862-82-3
Ref No.
Product type, body parts
All cosmetic products
Maximum Threshold
0 %
Not permitted except if the full refining history is known and it can be shown that the substance from which it is produced is not a carcinogen

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