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Final Safety Assessments Revealed at CIR Expert Panel

April 18, 2017

Rosa canina-derived ingredients, etidronic acid and its salts and others make the grade.

At the 142nd meeting of the Cosmetic Ingredient Review Expert Panel, held April 10-11, 2017, final safety assessments and other news was unveiled. Here’s a peek at the findings:
Final Safety Assessments
·Acryloyldimethyltaurate polymers – 21 ingredients
·Butyl Polyoxyalkylene Ethers – 46 ingredients
·Etidronic acid and its salts – 4 ingredients
·Hydrofluorocarbon 152a – 1 ingredient
·Rosa canina-derived ingredients – 12 ingredients
Tentative Safety Assessments
·Alkane diols – 10 ingredients
·Butyrospermum parkii (shea)-derived ingredients – 13 ingredients
·Humulus lupulus (hops) extract and oil – 2 ingredients
·Bovine milk proteins and protein derivatives – 16 ingredients
·Polyurethanes – 66 ingredients
Lard and lard-derived ingredients – not reopened
Insufficient Data Announcement
· Mentha piperita (peppermint)-derived ingredients – 10 ingredients
·Panthenol, Pantothenic Acid and Derivatives – 7 ingredients
·Polyaminopropyl Biguanide (polyhexamethylene biguanide hydrochloride) – 1 ingredient
·Triglycerides – 51 ingredients
The next expert panel meeting is June 12-13, 2017. Final safety assessments and final amended safety assessments will be posted on the CIR website at