SAFEGUARDS | Cosmetics, Personal Care & HouseholdNO. 186/20
The EU Commission has released a technical guidance document on leave on hand gels, which is to complement the latest borderline manual, and the Guidance on the applicable legislation for leave-on hand cleaners and hand disinfectants.
This supplementary technical guidance provides a non-exhaustive list of product claims which would not support the classification of leave-on hydro alcoholic hand gels as cosmetic products due to perception.
|Labeling elements that would not support a main cosmetic function of leave-on hydro alcoholic hand gels (not to be used on cosmetic products)
|Claims (and their variations):||
|References or allusions to:
|Pictures or graphical elements of:||
 Borderline Working Document on leave on hand gels
 Borderline Manual September 2020
 Guidance on the applicable legislation for leave-on hand cleaners and hand disinfectants (gel, solution, etc.)
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