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15 October 2018
Topical antiperspirants and ear candles - no longer therapeutic goods
The new Therapeutic Goods (Excluded Goods) Determination 2018 means topical antiperspirants and ear candles are no longer considered therapeutic goods. This government decision means that chemicals in these products are now subject to obligations under our Act.
3 October 2018
Cosmetics Standard 2007 “sunsetted” on 1 October 2018
The Cosmetics Standard 2007 “sunsetted” on 1 October 2018. The content of the Cosmetics Standard has been reproduced in the new Therapeutic Goods (Excluded Goods) Determination 2018 (Determination), a new instrument under the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989, which commenced on 1 October 2018.
2 October 2018
Chemical Gazette October 2018
The October 2018 Chemical Gazette is now available.
Information on amendments to chemicals and deletions, secondary notifications, new chemical reports, permits and additions to the Inventory.
28 September 2018
Reforms consultation – Information requirements for assessment certificate applications
Consultation is now open until 26 October 2018 on the level and types of information that you will be required to provide when applying for a certificate under our new scheme, AICIS.