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Please be aware that this old REACH registration data factsheet is no longer maintained; it remains frozen as of 19th May 2023.

The new ECHA CHEM database has been released by ECHA, and it now contains all REACH registration data. There are more details on the transition of ECHA's published data to ECHA CHEM here.

Diss Factsheets

Manufacture, use & exposure

Article service life

Service life

Registration/ Notification status for the use:
use registered according to REACH Article 10; total tonnage manufactured/imported >=10tonnes/year per registrant
Service life name:
use in personal care items
Regulatory status:
use in cosmetics products
Use name:
Formulation of personal care/cosmetic products by manufacturers
Name of activity / technique:
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC2: Formulation into mixture
Name of activity / technique:
Process category (PROC):
PROC 3: Manufacture or formulation in the chemical industry in closed batch processes with occasional controlled exposure or processes with equivalent containment conditions
PROC 5: Mixing or blending in batch processes
Product category formulated:
PC 39: Cosmetics, personal care products
Substance supplied to that use in form of:
in a mixture
Insignificant exposure via the following route:
Insignificant release via the following route:
Article used by:
Substance intended to be released from article:
Contributing activity / technique for the environment
Name of activity / technique:
use of the personal care/cosmetic product
Environmental release category (ERC):
ERC11b: Widespread use of articles with high or intended release (indoor)
Contributing activity / technique for consumers
Name of activity / technique:
use of the personal care/cosmetic product
Article category (AC):
AC8f1: Paper articles: Articles with intense direct dermal contact during normal use: personal hygiene articles
AC 02: Other (intended to be released): personal care/cosmetic item

Contributing scenario for the consumers

Product (article) characteristics

Amounts used (or contained in articles), frequency and duration of use/exposure