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Standards for Cosmetics
Local Title:
化粧品基準
Country/Region:
Japan
Competent Authority:
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Type:
Regulation
Status:
In force
Release Date:
2000-09-29
Implementation Date:
2001-04-01
Document
Language Source Title Access
JA
Official Standards for Cosmetics JP
EN
Official Standards for Cosmetics EN
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Summary

This standard clarifies that cosmetics ingredients, including any impurities contained therein, shall not include anything that any causes infection or that otherwise makes the use of cosmetics a potential hazard.

It also includes two types of lists:

1. Negative list

2. Positive list

Noteworthy Information