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Many products list “fragrance” on the label, but very few name the specific ingredients that make up a “fragrance.” This lack of disclosure prevents consumers from knowing the full list of ingredients in their products.

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Fragrance Disclosure

Fragrance Disclosure Did you know there are secret, unlabeled, and often toxic fragrance and flavor chemical ingredients in many common personal care products? TAKE ACTION

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Black Beauty Project

Non-Toxic Black Beauty Project​ Coming this fall 2022  BCPP’s Campaign for Safe Cosmetics is tackling the environmental injustice of the beauty industry with our list

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Mixtures People aren’t exposed to just one chemical at a time. Because many ingredients are used in many products, exposures for some chemicals are nearly

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Ethanolamine Compounds (MEA, DEA, TEA And Others)

Ethanolamines are present in many consumer products ranging from cosmetics, personal care products and household cleaning products. Both have been linked to liver tumors. The European Commission prohibits diethanolamine (DEA) in cosmetics, to reduce contamination from carcinogenic nitrosamines. [1]

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Benzophenone & Related Compounds

Benzophenone is used in personal care products such as lip balm and nail polish to protect the products from UV light. Derivatives of benzophenone, such as benzophenone-2 (BP2) and oxybenzone (benzophenone-3 or BP3) are common ingredients in sunscreen. Benzophenone is persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT).[1][2] These chemicals are linked to cancer, endocrine disruption, and organ system toxicity.

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Synthetic Musks

Synthetic musks are chemicals used in personal care product fragrances. They are rarely listed on the label, since fragrance ingredients are often not disclosed.

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Pronounced THAL-ates, these chemicals, which are linked to endocrine disruption, developmental and reproductive toxicity, and cancer, have been banned from cosmetics in the European Union, but still remain prevalent in U.S. products.

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Businesses Thousands of clean cosmetic companies are joining with the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics to make safer, non-toxic beauty products the new normal. Will you

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Take Action

Take Action Our Campaign for Safe Cosmetics is on a mission to make beauty safer for all. Will you join us? Campaigns Pass the Safer

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Health & Science

Health & Science All of us are exposed to toxic chemicals through our everyday use of cosmetics and personal care products as well as through

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Laws & Regulations

Laws and Regulations State, federal, and international laws governing cosmetics State Laws In the absence of meaningful federal oversight of the cosmetics industry, states have

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Reports Scientific reports and publications Newest Reports September 26, 2018 Right to Know: Exposing Toxic Fragrance Chemicals in Beauty, Personal Care and Cleaning Products Fragrance

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Red List

Chemicals of Concern in Cosmetics Our Red List is a resource for businesses to assess the safety of the ingredients in the personal care products

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About Us

About Us The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC) leads the movement to make beauty and personal care products safer for all.   CSC is a

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Let’s make history. 4 bills in Congress right now could make personal care products safer for all. Take Action BCPP’s Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC)

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