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EC Regulation (v.2)

Annex VI

LIST OF UV FILTERS ALLOWED IN COSMETIC PRODUCTS

Ref. Substance identification Conditions
Chemical name / INN / XAN Name of Common Ingredients Glossary CAS Number EC Number Product Type, body parts Maximum concentration in ready for use preparation
2 N,N,N-Trimethyl-4-(2-oxoborn-3-ylidenemethyl) anilinium methyl sulphate
CAMPHOR BENZALKONIUM METHOSULFATE
52793-97-2  258-190-8    6% 
3 Benzoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, 3,3,5-trimethylcyclohexyl ester / Homosalate
HOMOSALATE
118-56-9  204-260-8    10% 
4 2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone / Oxybenzone
BENZOPHENONE-3
131-57-7  205-031-5    6% Reg (EU) 2017/238 of 10 February 2017- date of application from September 2017 
6 2-Phenylbenzimidazole-5-sulphonic acid and its potassium, sodium and triethanolamine salts / Ensulizole
PHENYLBENZIMIDAZOLE SULFONIC ACID
27503-81-7   248-502-0    8%(as acid) 
7 3,3'-(1,4-Phenylenedimethylene) bis (7,7-dimethyl-2-oxobicyclo-[2.2.1] hept-1-ylmethanesulfonic acid) and its salts / Ecamsule
TEREPHTHALYLIDENE DICAMPHOR SULFONIC ACID
92761-26-7 / 90457-82-2  410-960-6 / -    10%(as acid) 
8 1-(4-tert-Butylphenyl)-3-(4-methoxyphenyl) propane-1,3-dione / Avobenzone
BUTYL METHOXYDIBENZOYLMETHANE
70356-09-1  274-581-6    5% 
9 alpha-(2-Oxoborn-3-ylidene)toluene-4-sulphonic acid and its salts
BENZYLIDENE CAMPHOR SULFONIC ACID
56039-58-8    6%(as acid) 
10 2-Cyano-3,3-diphenyl acrylic acid, 2-ethylhexyl ester / Octocrilene
OCTOCRYLENE
6197-30-4  228-250-8    10%(as acid) 
11 Polymer of N-{(2 and 4)-[(2-oxoborn-3-ylidene)methyl]benzyl}acrylamide
POLYACRYLAMIDOMETHYL BENZYLIDENE CAMPHOR
113783-61-2    6% 
12 2-Ethylhexyl 4-methoxycinnamate / Octinoxate
ETHYLHEXYL METHOXYCINNAMATE
5466-77-3  226-775-7    10% 
13 Ethoxylated Ethyl-4-Aminobenzoate
PEG-25 PABA
116242-27-4    10% 
14 Isopentyl-4-methoxycinnamate / Amiloxate
ISOAMYL P-METHOXYCINNAMATE
71617-10-2  275-702-5    10% 
15 2,4,6-Trianilino-(p-carbo-2'-ethylhexyl-1'-oxy)-1,3,5-triazine
ETHYLHEXYL TRIAZONE
88122-99-0  402-070-1    5% 
16 Phenol, 2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4-Methyl-6-(2-Methyl-3-(1,3,3,3-Tetramethyl-1-(Trimethylsilyl)Oxy)-Disiloxanyl)Propyl
DROMETRIZOLE TRISILOXANE
155633-54-8    15% 
17 Benzoic acid, 4,4-{[6-[[[(1,1-dimethylethyl)amino]carbonyl]phenyl]amino]-1,3-5-triazine-2,4-diyl]diimino}bis-, bis(2-ethylhexyl)ester / Iscotrizinol
DIETHYLHEXYL BUTAMIDO TRIAZONE
154702-15-5    10% 
18 3-(4'-Methylbenzylidene)-dl-camphor / Enzacamene
4-METHYLBENZYLIDENE CAMPHOR
36861-47-9 / 38102-62-4  253-242-6 /    4% 
20 2-Ethylhexyl salicylate / Octisalate)
ETHYLHEXYL SALICYLATE
118-60-5  204-263-4    5% 
21 2-Ethylhexyl 4-(dimethylamino)benzoate / Padimate O (USAN:BAN)
ETHYLHEXYL DIMETHYL PABA
21245-02-3  244-289-3    8% 
22 2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone-5-sulfonic acid (Benzophenone-5) and its sodium salt / Sulisobenzone
BENZOPHENONE-4; BENZOPHENONE-5
4065-45-6 / 6628-37-1  223-772-2 / -    5%(as acid) 
23 2,2'-Methylene bis(6-(2H-benzotriazol-2-yl)-4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenol) / Bisoctrizole
METHYLENE BIS-BENZOTRIAZOLYL TETRAMETHYLBUTYLPHENOL
103597-45-1  403-800-1    10% 
24 Sodium salt of 2,2'-bis(1,4-phenylene)-1H-benzimidazole-4,6-disulfonic acid / Bisdisulizole disodium (USAN)
DISODIUM PHENYL DIBENZIMIDAZOLE TETRASULFONATE
180898-37-7  429-750-0    10%(as acid) 
25 2,2'-(6-(4-Methoxyphenyl)-1,3,5-triazine-2,4-diyl)bis(5-((2-ethylhexyl)oxy)phenol) / Bemotrizinol
BIS-ETHYLHEXYLOXYPHENOL METHOXYPHENYL TRIAZINE
187393-00-6      10% 
26 Dimethicodiethylbenzalmalonate
POLYSILICONE-15
207574-74-1  426-000-4    10% 
27a Titanium dioxide (nano)
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (NANO)
13463-67-7[1]/ 1317-70-0[2]/ 1317-80-2[3]   236-675-5[1] /215-280-1[2]/ 215-282-2[3]     25%
- In case of combined use of Titanium Dioxide and Titanium Dioxide (nano), the sum shall not exceed the limit of 25%. 
27 Titanium dioxide
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
13463-67-7[1]/ 1317-70-0[2]/ 1317-80-2[3]  236-675-5[1] /215-280-1[2]/ 215-282-2[3]     25%
In case of combined use of Titanium Dioxide and Titanium Dioxide (nano) , the sum shall not exceed the limit of 25% 
28 Benzoic acid, 2-[4-(diethylamino)-2-hydroxybenzoyl]-, hexylester
DIETHYLAMINO HYDROXYBENZOYL HEXYL BENZOATE
302776-68-7  443-860-6    10%  
29 1,3,5-Triazine, 2,4,6-tris(1,1'-biphenyl)-4-yl-, including as nanomaterial
TRIS-BIPHENYL TRIAZINE / TRIS-BIPHENYL TRIAZINE (NANO)
31274-51-8      10% 
30a Zinc oxide
ZINC OXIDE (NANO)
1314-13-2  215-222-5    25%

- In case of combined use of zinc oxide and zinc oxide (nano), the sum shall not exceed the limit of 25% 
30 Zinc oxide
ZINC OXIDE
1314-13-2   215-222-5    - 25%

- In case of combined use of zinc oxide and zinc oxide (nano), the sum shall not exceed the limit of 25%