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Revision of the opinion on 3-amino-2,6-dimethylphenol (A162)

Final Opinion

Details

Publication date
18 June 2014
Author
Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS)

Description

WG on Hair Dyes
SCCS members:M. Dusinska, W. Lilienblum, A. Luch, E. Nielsen, T. Platzek (rapporteur and chairman), S.C. Rastogi, C. Rousselle, J. van Benthem
Contact:SANTE-C2-SCCS@ec.europa.eu
On request from: European Commission
SCCS Number: SCCS/1529/14
Doi: 10.2772/46672
Adopted on: 18 June 2014

Conclusion of the opinion:

The SCCS is of the opinion that 3-amino-2,6-dimethylphenol is safe for use in oxidative hair dye formulations with an on-head concentration of maximum 2.0% taken into account the scientific data provided. A sensitisation potential cannot be excluded.

Keywords:

SCCS, scientific opinion, hair dye, 3-amino-2,6-dimethylphenol (A162), Regulation 1223/2009, CAS 6994-64-5, EC 230-268-6

Opinion to be cited as:

SCCS (Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety), Opinion on 3-amino-2,6-dimethylphenol (A162) - Submission I, 27 March 2014, SCCS/1529/14, revision of 18 June 2014.

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