Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 16344:2013

Cosmetics - Analysis of cosmetic products - Screening for UV-filters in cosmetic products and quantitative determination of 10 UV-filters by HPLC.

Status: Valid

Scope
This European Standard specifies a multi-screening method using reversed-phase HPLC for the detection of UV-filters listed in the cosmetic regulations. The method is applicable for the quantitative determination of 10 UV-filters, which are mainly used in emulsion-based cosmetic products and sunscreen sprays particularly with regard to the maximum concentration listed in the cosmetic regulation. Other analytical methods for the qualification and quantification of UV-filters may be used if they lead to comparable results.

Subjects

Chemical analysis Cosmetics, toiletries


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Standardiseringens stöd

International title: Cosmetics - Analysis of cosmetic products - Screening for UV-filters in cosmetic products and quantitative determination of 10 UV-filters by HPLC.

Article no: STD-98661

Edition: 1

Approved: 8/9/2013

No of pages: 36