« European Commission Approves Zinc Oxide As a UV Filter In Cosmetics »- Cosmetics Design Europe

« The EU Commission Working Group on Cosmetics has voted in favour of approving zinc oxide as a UV filter in cosmetics in Europe, which has undoubtedly pleased a number of ingredient suppliers and cosmetics companies in this space.

As per the Standing Committee’s Agenda, zinc oxide in both its nano and non-nano form will be suitable for use as a UV filter, with official entry into Annex VI of the EU Cosmetics Regulation expected from early 2016. (…) »

Sources :
Agenda 22.10.2015 of the Standing Committee on Cosmetic Products : http://is.gd/oTF8w9