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November 30, 2009

EU Council Adopts Cosmetics Regulation, Mandates Labeling of Nanoscale Ingredients

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

The November 30, 2009, issue of BNA Daily Environment Report quotes Lynn L. Bergeson regarding the cosmetics regulation recently adopted by the European Union Council. The regulation would require that manufacturers label products that include nanomaterials. According to Bergeson, consumer confidence and a manufacturer’s brand name could be harmed if the word “nano” is disclosed with incorrect or no context.