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EU Banned Ingredients

Download the Excel file with EU Banned Ingredients here:
EU Banned Ingredients List

Formaldehyde

  • Formaldehyde
  • Formaldehyde Cyclodecyl Ethyl Acetal
  • Formaldehyde Cyclodecyl Methyl Acetal
  • Formaldehyde/Melamine/Tosylamide Copolymer
  • Tosylamide/Formaldehyde Resin

Sources of Formaldehyde/ Formaldehyde Releasers

  • Quaternium-15
  • Diazolidinyl Urea
  • DMDM Hydantoin
  • Imidazolidinyl Urea
  • 2­-Bromo-­2-­Nitropropane­-1,3­-Diol
  • Sodium Hydroxymethylglycinate
  • Polyoxymethylene Urea
  • Methenamine
  • 5­-Bromo-­5­-Nitro­-1,3­-Dioxane
  • Glyoxal

Phthalates

  • Diethyl Phthalate
  • Dimethyl Phthalate
  • Dibutyl Phthalate
  • Benzyl Butyl Phthalate
  • Bis(2­Ethylhexyl) Phthalate

Parabens

  • Methylparaben
  • Ethylparaben
  • Propylparaben
  • Butylparaben
  • Isopropylparaben
  • Isobutylparaben
  • Phenylparaben
  • Sodium Methylparaben

Isothiazolinones

  • Methylisothiazolinone
  • Methylchloroisothiazolinone
  • Benzisothiazolinone
  • Octylisothiazolinone

Hydroquinone

Triclosan

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