Cosmetic Products 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.

Residues (petroleum), heavy coker and light vacuum

A complex combination of hydrocarbons produced as the residual fraction from the distillation of heavy coker gas oil and light vacuum gas oil. It consists predominantly of hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly greater than C13 and boiling above approximately 230°C(446°F). ecnumber: 270-983-0 casnumber: 68512-61-8
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Product type, body parts
All cosmetic products
Maximum Threshold
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