The market for cosmetic products continues to grow, particularly in new emerging economies in Asia and the Pacific Region. Rigorous material selection and testing is appropriate so that products perform as expected and consumers are protected. Global cosmetic product regulatory schemes are generally moving away from mandatory pre-market approval to post-market surveillance and enforcement efforts, but complex compliance requirements still exist in China and other countries. This white paper provides an overview of the various types of tests required for cosmetic products, and a summary of the approval requirements for cosmetic products in selected countries around the world.
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