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CTPA responds to misleading claims on plastic microbeads in cosmetic products

05 October 2017

You may have seen media reports relating to the forthcoming UK ban on plastic microbeads in cosmetic products. CTPA fully supports the removal of plastic microbeads from cosmetic products and any suggestion otherwise is simply misleading. Read more...

CTPA's Director-General comments on UK Government’s proposal to ban plastic microbeads in cosmetics

21 July 2017

The UK Government has issued a response after reviewing replies to its public consultation. Read more...

Cosmetics products have no link to breast cancer

01 June 2017

CTPA would like to reassure the millions of people who safely use cosmetic and personal care products every day Read more...

The science behind sunscreen safety - CTPA responds to latest Which? sunscreen report

18 May 2017

Read why you can trust your sunscreens Read more...

Swiss study does not prove aluminium causes breast cancer

09 May 2017

You may have read reports about the Swiss National Council’s proposed action following a study Read more...

CTPA backs the British Skin Foundation's AvoidBlackHenna Campaign

04 May 2017

The British Skin Foundation (BSF) has re-issued its seasonal warning Read more...

Key elements of CTPA’s response to the UK Government Public Consultation on Plastic Microbeads

10 March 2017

CTPA has responded to the public consultation highlighting the following key points Read more...

Responsible sourcing of mica in cosmetic products

23 February 2017

Cosmetic industry action. Read more...

Safety of babywipes and their ingredients

16 February 2017

CTPA would like to allay any fears that recent articles may have raised Read more...

CTPA responds to the UK Government public consultation on plastic microbeads

20 December 2016

A public consultation by the UK Government has been launched. Read more...

Government’s Response to EAC Report on Microplastics

14 November 2016

Response from CTPA Read more...

New study does not prove aluminium causes breast cancer

28 September 2016

You may have read reports about a recently published study from Switzerland Read more...

FDA action on anti-bacterial handwashes

19 September 2016

The regulations in the US are very different from the EU for anti-bacterial soaps Read more...

Proposal to ban microbeads – a CTPA response

03 September 2016

The UK Government is proposing to ban the use of plastic microbeads in cosmetic products Read more...

CTPA Responds to the Environmental Audit Committee Report on Microplastics

24 August 2016

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