Fragrances are a common cause of contact allergy. When perfumed products are used, it is important that the perfumes are produced in a safe way.

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Any perfumes1 shall be produced in accordance with the International Fragarance Associations (IFRA2 )standards or equivalent.

  • The following compounds shall not be added to the product:

Nitromusk compounds and polycyclic musk compounds

Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyklohexene Carboxaldehyde, HICC (CASnr 31906-04-4, 51414-25-6)

Atranol (CASnr 526-37-4)

Chloroatranol (CASnr 57074-21-2)

  • The following compounds may be added to the product with a maximum of 0,01 weight%:

Fragrances classified as sensitizing with H317

Fragrances that shall be declared according to Regulation (EC) No 648/2004 on detergents

1Perfumes refer to substances /mixtures of substances that have been added to improve the product's fragrance properties.

2IFRA, the International Fragrance Association is the official body of the perfume industry, for more information, see