Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs

Public consultation on o-Phenylphenol, Sodium o-phenylphenate, Potassium o-phenylphenate and MEA o-phenylphenate

Public consultation on o-Phenylphenol, Sodium o-phenylphenate, Potassium o-phenylphenate and MEA o-phenylphenate
Published on: 11/04/2017
Public consultation on o-Phenylphenol, Sodium o-phenylphenate, Potassium o-phenylphenate and MEA o-phenylphenate in the framework of Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009.

Policy field(s)
Enterprise and Industry, Internal Market, Consumer Affairs, Public Health

Target group
Any interested parties, including:

  • authorities of the EU countries
  • manufacturers of cosmetic products
  • producers of the substances concerned and relevant industry
  • consumers associations.

Period of consultation
From 11 April 2017 to 7 July 2017.

Background 

Proposed modifications to Annexes II, III and V of the Cosmetics Regulation

Request
The Commission invites any interested parties to submit their comments on the proposed measures and their possible economic impact.

In relation to the economic impact, the information/comments should refer, inter alia, to the following topics:

  • feasibility of the proposed changes
  • competitiveness, markets and trade
  • direct and indirect costs imposed on business, including SMEs
  • innovation and research
  • specific regions, sectors and workers
  • third countries and international relations
  • macroeconomic environment

 

How to submit your contribution
Send comments with the reference "o-Phenylphenol, Sodium o-phenylphenate, Potassium o-phenylphenate and MEA o-phenylphenate"

via post or e-mail by 7 July at the latest to:

European Commission

Directorate General Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Unit D/4, Health Technology and Cosmetics,

Av. d'Auderghem 45, BREY 12/10
1040 Brussels
Belgium

e-mail: GROW-D4

Translations
The consultation is available in English.

Results of the consultation
Summary report of the consultation

Protection of Personal data
Specific Privacy Statement
Protection of personal data

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