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CosIng Database

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients contained in the:

1) Cosmetics Regulation Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
2) Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC (Cosmetics Directive), as amended.
3) Inventory of Cosmetic Ingredients as amended by Decision 2006/257/EC establishing a common nomenclature of ingredients employed for labelling cosmetic products throughout the EU Opinions on cosmetic ingredients of the Scientific Committee for Consumer Safety (List of SCCS opinions).

Safer Chemical Ingredients List

The Safer Chemical Ingredients List (SCIL) is a list of chemical ingredients, arranged by functional-use class, that the Safer Choice Program has evaluated and determined to be safer than traditional chemical ingredients. This list is designed to help manufacturers find safer chemical alternatives that meet the criteria of the Safer Choice Program.