Personal Care Products Council is the new name of CTFA (Cosmetics, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association).
The Personal Care Products Council is an organization of American cosmetics industries, equivalent to
in Europe and
Since 1973, it has regularly published a dictionnary of cosmetic ingredients (International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook). This work represents the most exhaustive compilation of information on the subject. The latest edition comprises more than 15,000 references …
The work of the CTFA was used as a basis for INCI ’s nomenclature, adopted by Europe, and intended to be recognized worldwide.
Personal Care Products Council also publishes a Website wherein it disseminates information on cosmetics and results of evaluations of ingredients.