SCCS NOTES OF GUIDANCE FOR THE TESTING OF COSMETIC INGREDIENTS AND THEIR SAFETY EVALUATION 11th Version released

 

The SCCS adopted at its plenary meeting on 30-31 March 2021, the 11th version of THE SCCS NOTES OF GUIDANCE FOR THE TESTING OF COSMETIC INGREDIENTS AND THEIR SAFETY EVALUATION
The whole NoG have been revised and updated with a particular emphasis on the following:

  • Inhalation models
  • In silico methodology for genotoxicity/carcinogenicity
  • General updating of NAMs
  • Scientific concerns for the safety of the nanomaterials
  • Update of ED section
  • Discussion on uncertainty factors
  • Updating of references in general
  • Appendix 1: complying with the testing & marketing bans
  • Appendix 9: guidelines on microbiological quality of the finished product
  • Appendix 10: free access to in silico mutagenicity/genotoxicity databases
  • Appendix 11: inhalation parameterisation
  • Appendix 12: Lifetime Cancer Risk Approach
  • Appendix 13: PoD used for TTC derivation