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H.R. 2359: Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011

Summary: To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (More Info)

H.R. 2359 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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Campaign for Safe Cosmetics 83,350 Facebook fans 9,485 Twitter followers

The Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011 (H.R.2359), introduced on June 24, 2011 by Reps. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Tammy Baldwin, D-Wisc., is designed to give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authority to ensure that personal care products are free of harmful ingredients and that ingredients are fully disclosed.

Existing law – the Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act of 1938 – cedes decisions about ingredient safety to the cosmetics industry. Under the current law, the FDA can't require cosmetics companies to conduct safety assessments, and can’t even require product recalls. In a recent example ...

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Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families 49,446 Facebook fans 8,353 Twitter followers

The Safe Cosmetics Act (H.R. 2359) will give the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the authority it needs to ensure that personal care products are free of harmful substances like lead, reproductive toxins, and cancer-causing chemicals like formaldehyde. The existing law, which has not been updated in 70 years, allows cosmetics companies to use these and other toxic chemicals in products that we use on our bodies every day, including hand soap, lotion, baby shampoo, lipstick and cologne.

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Agent Orange Legacy 10,974 Facebook fans 458 Twitter followers

H.R. 2359: Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011

Summary: To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes

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Children of Vietnam Veterans Health Alliance 10,237 Facebook fans 323 Twitter followers

To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes

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