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Cosmetic short news - Deforestation: Greenpeace accuses Procter & Gamble


Latest cosmetics news in brief - Deforestation: Greenpeace accuses Procter & Gamble - ICCR: nanos safety and alternative methods - REACH evaluation report 2013 - Givaudan wants to buy Soliance - Decléor and Carita sold to L'Oréal - New York may ban microbeads in cosmetics - China: CFDA consults on existing cosmetic ingredients…

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March, 6 - Deforestation: Greenpeace accuses Procter & Gamble
After a year-long investigation, Greenpeace says that " Procter & Gamble, which makes Head & Shoulders, is sourcing palm oil from companies connected to orangutan habitat clearance in Indonesia, making consumers part of a widespread forest destruction scandal. That's according to findings from a year-long investigation by Greenpeace International, which alsoreveals that current sourcing policies of the personal care company also expose its supply chain to forest fires and habitat destruction that is pushing the Sumatran tiger to the edge of extinction ".
Greenpeace warns the consumers: " This means that every time you and your family reach for a bottle of Head & Shoulders, from the supermarket shelf to the bathroom cabinet, P&G is making you a part of this scandal ."

March, 5 - ICCR: nanos safety and alternative methods
ICCR (International Cooperation on Cosmetics Regulation) is an international group of regulatory authorities for cosmetics from Canada, the European Union, Japan, and the United States. This multilateral framework seeks to promote regulatory convergence, while maintaining the highest level of global consumer protection and minimizing barriers to international trade.
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