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БДС EN ISO 21392:2021

Cosmetics - Analytical methods - Measurement of traces of heavy metals in cosmetic finished products using ICP/MS technique (ISO 21392:2021, Corrected version 2021-12)

Dec 16, 2021
Sep 20, 2022

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60.60     Dec 16, 2021



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This document provides a method for quantification of trace levels of heavy metals in cosmetic products.
This document refers only to chromium, cobalt, nickel, arsenic, cadmium, antimony and lead. The methodology can apply to other elements, however, it is the responsibility of the analyst to demonstrate that it fits that purpose.

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When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Commission communication in the framework of the implementation of Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 November 2009 on cosmetic products

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БДС EN ISO 21392:2021
60.60 Standard published
Dec 16, 2021

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