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Special Alert
01/19/2021 FDA Guidance: Policy for Testing of Alcohol (Ethanol) and Isopropyl Alcohol for Methanol, Including During the Public Health Emergency (COVID-19)
01/12/2021 FDA Notice: Persons that Entered the OTC Market to Supply Hand Sanitizer During the COVID-19 Emergency are not Subject to the OTC Drug Monograph Facility Fee
11/23/2020 FDA Insight: Hand Hygiene During Covid-19
08/27/2020 FDA Warns Consumers About Hand Sanitizers Packaged in Food and Drink Containers
08/21/2020 FDA: Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Drug and Biological Product Inspections During COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Questions and Answers
08/17/2020 USP FAQs: Alcohol and Dehydrated Alcohol
08/17/2020 Updated USP Dehydrated Alcohol Monograph
08/17/2020 Updated USP Alcohol Monograph
08/10/2020 FDA Comments on Updates to Hand Sanitizer Guidance
08/10/2020 UPDATED GUIDANCE (updated August 7, 2020) FDA: Temporary Policy for Preparation of Certain Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Products During the Public Health Emergency (COVID-19) Guidance for Industry
08/10/2020 UPDATED GUIDANCE FDA (updated August 7, 2020): Temporary Policy for Manufacture of Alcohol for Incorporation Into Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Products During the Public Health Emergency (COVID-19) Guidance for Industry
08/10/2020 FDA Hand Sanitizer Page
08/03/2020 FDA: Availability of Guidance Documents Related to Covid-19
07/27/2020 FDA Reiterates Warning About Dangerous Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizers Containing Methanol
07/23/2020 PCPC Launches Hand Sanitizer Ingredient Connection Program
07/10/2020 FDA Prepares for Resumption of Domestic Inspections with New Risk Assessment System
06/22/2020 FDA: Good Manufacturing Practice Considerations for Responding to COVID-19 Infection in Employees in Drug and Biological Products Manufacturing
06/02/2020 FDA Statement: Action to Increase the Supply of Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer
03/30/2020 EU: Guidance on the applicable legislation for leave-on hand cleansers and hand disinfectants
03/30/2020 IFRA: COVID-19 Resource Center
03/26/2020 Consumer and Hazardous Products Safety Directorate of Health Canada provides this clarification on the classification of hand sanitizers
03/26/2020 Health Canada alleviates confirmatory and identity testing requirements for certain low risk non-prescription drugs
03/20/2020 FDA: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Page
Special Issues
01/20/2021 Information Letter 1105: Call for Interest AVO - Consortium formation to establish additional in vitro data in assessing acute local inhalation effects to address SCCS request
01/11/2021 Information Letter 1104: Publication of the Labelling Manual 2020 by the IFRA-IOFI GHS TF
01/04/2021 ICCVAM Communities of Practice Webinar: Non-Animal Approaches for Mixtures Assessment, January 26, 2021
01/04/2021 NTP Board of Scientific Counselors to Meet February 2, 2021
12/31/2020 FDA Consumer Antiseptic Rub Final Rule Questions and Answers Guidance for Industry Small Entity Compliance Guide
12/31/2020 FDA Federal Register Notice: Consumer Antiseptic Rub Final Rule Finding of Ineligibility for Inclusion in Final Monograph Guidance for Industry Questions and Answers
12/18/2020 Information Letter 1103: Publication of Two Amendments to the EU Toys Directives as Regards to the Labelling and Prohibition of Allergenic Fragrances in Toys
12/17/2020 Information Letter 1102: Publication of the Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/1435 on the Duties Placed on Registrants to Update their Registrations under the REACH Regulation
12/14/2020 Information Letter 1101: Publication of the Second Amendment to Annex VIII of the EU CLP Regulation on Notification to Poison Centres
11/23/2020 CIR Posts Scientific Literature Review on Salvia officinalis (Sage)-Derived Ingredients
11/23/2020 CIR Posts Scientific Literature Review on Rosa damascena-Derived Ingredients
11/20/2020 EPA 1,4-Dioxane Supplemental Analysis - Notice of Availability and Public Comment
11/18/2020 Information Letter 1100: Amendment to the analytical method to quantify 57 suspected allergens (and isomers) in ready to inject fragrance materials by gas chromatography and mass spectrometry
11/11/2020 FDA: Draft Guidance on Voluntary Disclosure of Sesame as an Allergen in Food
News and Reports
12/14/2020 156th Meeting, Expert Panel for Cosmetic Ingredient Safety December 7-8, 2020
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