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List of Substances Which Cosmetic Products Must Not Contain Except Subject to Restriction and Condition Laid Down

No. Substance Field of application and/or use Maximum authorised concentration in the finished cosmetic products (%) Labeling requirements Country
1 1-(4-chlorophenoxy)-1-(1H- imidazolyl)-3,3-dimethyl-2- butanone (Climbazole) 2% in rinsed-off hair and scalp products

0.5% in non rinsed-off hair and scalp products
– Avoid contact with eyes

– Stop using if irritation or abnormality occurs and consult physician

– Do not use in children under 6 years of age

Thailand
2 Aluminium chlorhydrate(chlorhydrol) Anti-perspirant 25% – Do not apply to broken skin.

– If rash develops, discontinue use.

– Apply to skin of underarm.

– Not to be used generally over the body

Phillipines
3 Aluminium chlorhydrate alantoinate 25% – Do not apply to broken skin. If rash develops, discontinue use.

– Apply to skin of underarm.

– Not to be used generally over the body

Cambodia
4 Aluminium chloride (Aluminium chloride hexahydrate) 15% calculated as hexahydrate form in aqueous solution – Some users of the products will experience skin irriation

– Apply to skin or underarm.

– Not to be used generally over the body.

Cambodia, Phillipines
5 Aluminium potassium hydroxide sulphate Cambodia
6 Aluminium sulphate 30% Cambodia
7 Aluminium pyrithione Anti-dandruff 2% – Avoid contact with eyes

– Stop using if irritation or abnormality occurs and consult physician

– Do not use in children under 6 years of age

Thailand
8 a) Biosulfur fluid

b) Sulfur
a) 2-10%

b) 2-10%

c) 2%
Cambodia
a) Biosulfur fluid

b) Sulfur
Liquid Shampoos a) 0.5-2.0%
b) <2.0%
Phillipines
a) Biosulfur fluid

b) Sulfur
a) Anti Dandruff
b) Anti Acne
a) 2-10%
b) 2-10%
Indonesia
9 Bromochlorophene Antiseptic 0.1% Indonesia,
Cambodia
10 Camphor Cooling products Limited at 1.5% only in body powder Not to be used in children less than 3 years of age Thailand
11 Capsicum tincture 1% Cambodia,
Indonesia
12 Cetylpyridinium chloride Limited at 0.06% in mouthwash and mouthspray products Do not use in children under 6 years of age Thailand
Antiseptic 0.5% in non rinse-off products Indonesia
13 Chlorhexidine digluconate Antiseptic/Deodorant 0.2% rinse-off preparations
0.05% non rinse-off preparations
Indonesia
14 Chloroxylenol Deodorant 6% Indonesia,
Cambodia
15 Citric acid trethylester 3% Cambodia
16 Copper 150 ppm Cambodia,
Singapore
17 Dihydroxyacetone Tanning products 5% – Keep away from light
– Stop using if irritation or rash occurs at contact area and consult physician.
Thailand,
Cambodia
18 Farnesol (Geranyl farnesyl acetate) Deodorant 1.2% Thailand,
Cambodia
19 Fluoride salts and derivatives* Oral hygiene products 1100 ppm* Not to be ingested by children under 7 years of age. Thailand
20 Ginger tincture 1% Cambodia,
Indonesia
21 Glyceryl monolaurate Deodorant 0.09% Indonesia,
Cambodia
22 Halocarbane Antiseptic 0.3% in rinse-off products
0.2% in non rinse-off products
Indonesia,
Cambodia
23 Lawsone with dihydroxyacetone Tanning products 0.25 and 3% – Keep away from light
– Stop using if irritation or rash occurs at contact area and consult physician.
Thailand,
Cambodia
24 Low molecular weight hydrocarbon, i.e. propane 10% Cambodia,
Phillipines
25 Menthol Cooling products Limited at 1% only in body powder Not to be used in children less than 3 years of age Thailand
26 PEG-80 sorbitan oleate sulphur Anti-dandruff 2% in rinse-off products
1% in non rinse-off products
Indonesia,
Cambodia
27 Persulfates of ammonium or potassium or sodium Hair bleaching products 45% of persulfate before mixing with hydrogen peroxide and not exceed 20% after mixing with hydrogen peroxide – Avoid contact with eyes
– Test for allergic reaction before use (see label or packaging insert for allergic test method)
– Stop using and rinse with water if irritation, burning or rash occur at contact area
– Do not use if there is scratch on scalp or dermatiis; Do not scratch heavily during hair wash.
– Keep out from reach of children and in cool place
Thailand
Persulfates of ammonium or potassium or sodium 45% of derivative of persulfate before mixed with hydrogen peroxide – Avoid contact with eyes
– Test for allergic reaction before use (see label or packaging insert for allergic test method)
– Stop using and rinse with water if irritation, burning or rash occur at contact area
– Do not use if there is scratch on scalp or dermatiis; Do not scratch heavily during hair wash.
– Keep out from reach of children and in cool place
Indonesia
28 Piroctone olamine 1% in rinsed-off anti-dandruff products
0.1% in non rinsed-off hair products
– Stop using if irritation or abnormality occurs and consult physician Thailand
Anti-dandruff 1% – For external use only
– Avoid contact with eyes
– If irritation persists, contact physician
Phillipines,
Cambodia
29 Quarternary ammonium compounds
a) Cetylpyridinium chloride
b) Benzethonium chloride
c) Benzalkonium chloride (Listed in EU)
d) Alkyl (C12-C22) Trimethyl ammonium chloride
a) Feminine wash
b) Feminine wash
c)
d) Feminine wash
a) 0.1%
b) 0.1%
c) As listed in EU Directive
d) 0.1%
Cambodia,
Phillipines
30 Quinolin-8-ol and bis (8- hydroxyquinolinium) sulphate a) Stabilizer for hydrogen peroxide in rinse- off haircare preparations
b) Non rinse-off hair care preparations
a) 0.3% calculated as base

b) 0.03% calculated as base
Phillipines
31 Ricinol polyethioxylate sulphide Anti Dandruff 2% in rinse-off products
1% in non rinse-off products
Cambodia,
Indonesia
32 Salicylic acid 2% Thailand
Salicylic acid a) 1.5-2.0%
b) 0.5-2.0%
– Not to be used by children under 2 years of age
– Not to be used in large portion of the body
– Not to be used for prolonged period of time
Cambodia
Salicylic acid Skin care 2.0% – Not to be used by children under 3 yrs of age.
– Not to be used in large portion of the body.
– Not to be used for prolonged period of time.
Phillipines
Salicylic acid a) Exfoliating
b) Anti acne
a) 1.5 – 2 %
b) 0.5 – 2 %
Indonesia
33 Sodium lauryl sulfate 15% Thailand
34 Sulfur 3% Thailand
35 Thiolactic acid Hair waving products 8.5%, pH not more than 9.5 – Avoid contact with eyes
– Test for allergic reaction before use (see label or packaging insert for allergic test method)
– Stop using and rinse with water if irritation, burning or rash occur at contact area
– Do not use if there is scratch on scalp or dermatitis; Do not scratch heavily during hair wash.
– Keep out from reach of children
Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia
36 Tranexamic acid 0.05% Singapore
37 Trichlorocarbanilide (TCC, Triclocarban) a) 1.5% in rinse-off products
  0.3% in non rinse-off products

b) 2%
Cambodia
Trichlorocarbanilide (TCC, Triclocarban) Deodorant 2% Phillipines
Trichlorocarbanilide (TCC, Triclocarban) Antiseptic 1.5% in rinse-off products
0.3% in non rinse-off products
Indonesia
38 Triclosan (Irgasan DP-300) a) 2%
b) 0.5%
c) 2% in rinse-off products
d) 0.3% in non rinse-off products
Cambodia
38 (cont.) Triclosan (Irgasan DP-300) a) Deodorant
b) Toothpaste
a) 2%
b) 0.5%
Irgasan DP 300 is not to be formulated in feminine hygiene products. Phillipines
Triclosan (Irgasan DP-300) Antiseptic 2% for rinse-off products
0.3% in non rinse-off products
Not to be used in babies under six months old. Indonesia
39 Undecylenic acid monoethanol amide sodium sulphosuccinate Antiseptic 2% in rinse-off products
1% in non rinse-off products
Indonesia,
Cambodia
40 Zinc phenolcarbonate Deodorant product 2% Cambodia,
Phillipines
41 Zinc p-phenol sulphonate Deodorant product 6% – Avoid contact with eyes Thailand
Zinc p-phenol sulphonate Antiseptic 6% Rinse-off preparation
2% Non-rinse-off preparation
Indonesia
42 Zinc pyrithione
(pyrithione zinc, zinc omadine)
2% in rinsed-off anti-dandruff products
0.5% in non rinsed-off hair products
– Stop using if irritation or abnormality occurs and consult physician Thailand
Zinc pyrithione
(pyrithione zinc, zinc omadine)
2% – For external use only
– Avoid contact with eyes
– If irritation persists, contact physician
Cambodia
Zinc pyrithione
(pyrithione zinc, zinc omadine)
a) Hairgroom preparation
b) Hair shampoo
a) 0.25% (leave-on products only) a) Apply a small amount to scalp daily
a) & b)
– For external use only.
– Avoid contact with eyes.
– If contact with eyes, rinse with water.
– If irritation persists consult a physician.
Philippines
Zinc pyrithione
(pyrithione zinc, zinc omadine)
Antidandruff 2% in rinse-off products
1% in non rinse-off products
– Avoid contact with eyes Indonesia
43 Zinc ricinoleate Antiseptic 5% in powder preparations
3% in other preparations
Indonesia

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