Cosmetic Directive

Methods of Analysis

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The following documents shall be made available by the company or person responsible for placing the cosmetic products in the market, to the cosmetic regulatory authority:

a) the available methods used by the manufacturer to check the ingredients of cosmetic products corresponding with the Certificate of Analysis; and

b) the criteria used for microbiological control of cosmetic products and chemical purity of ingredients of cosmetic products and/or methods for checking compliance with those criteria.