Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex II - Prohibited Substances

This list contains substances which are banned from use in any cosmetic products marketed for sale or use in the European Union.

Residual oils (petroleum)

A complex combination of hydrocarbons, sulfur compounds and metal-containing organic compounds obtained as the residue from refinery fractionation cracking processes. It produces a finished oil with a viscosity above 2cSt. at 100°C. ecnumber: 298-754-0 casnumber: 93821-66-0
Ref No.
Product type, body parts
All cosmetic products
Maximum Threshold
0 %