Changes to Weights and Measures Law

9th Oct 2013

Changes to Weights and Measures Law with regard to Cosmetics

The schedule in the Weights and Measures Act that relates to cosmetic products has gone and is now covered by The Cosmetic Products Enforcement Regulations 2013.  These regulations require cosmetic products to meet the requirements of Article 19 of the EU Cosmetic Products Regulations.  A link to these regulations can be found at:

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2009:342:0059:0209:EN:PDF


Ian Turner, Technical Officer-UKWF

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