Category Archives: Allergy

Methyl isothiazolinone banned in the EU

The Danish EPA has just announced that the potent allergen: methyl isothiazolinone (MI) after Danish pressure will be banned in the whole European Union for use in cosmetics, such as make-up, body lotion, creme and deodorant. However, MI will still be permitted in rinse-off-products such as handsoap, shampoo and barber foam. Simultaneously, Norway has pressed for and succeeded in getting MI banned in…
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