The California Safe Cosmetics Program has released its first data report. This report summarizes the cosmetics product data reported since the launch of the online reporting system.
View the report, Cosmetics Containing Ingredients Linked to Cancer or Reproductive Harm: Data Reported to the California Safe Cosmetics Program, 2009 - 2015 (PDF)
To assist companies with the mandatory reporting requirements of the California Safe Cosmetics Act, CSCP has compiled a list of chemicals known or suspected to cause cancer, birth defects, or reproductive harm using reports and lists from authoritative bodies specified in the California Safe Cosmetics Act. Newer entries since the June 2016 update are noted in blue font.
CSCP Reportable Ingredients List – June 2016 (PDF, English) |
Q&A: Brazilian Blowout & other hair smoothing salon treatments (PDF) – fact sheet
CSCP chief testimony on evaluating cosmetics safety and protecting public health (PDF) – Testimony before the US House of Representatives, Committee on Energy and Commerce, Health Subcommittee Hearing, "Examining the Current State of Cosmetics," March 27, 2012
Dangerous Skin-Lightening Creams Found in SF Bay Area Stores (PDF, English) | Chinese
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CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Use Certain Skin-Lightening Creams Due to Possible Health Risk (PDF, English) – news release, California Department of Public Health
CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Use Certain Skin-Lightening Creams Due to Possible Health Risk (PDF, Spanish)
Reporting under the California Safe Cosmetics Act of 2005 (PDF)
CSCP Definitions of Key Terms (PDF)