BS EN 16956:2017 - Cosmetics. Analytical methods. HPLC/UV method for the identification and assay of hydroquinone, ethers of hydroquinone and corticosteroids in skin whitening cosmetic products

BS EN 16956:2017

Cosmetics. Analytical methods. HPLC/UV method for the identification and assay of hydroquinone, ethers of hydroquinone and corticosteroids in skin whitening cosmetic products

Status : Current   Published : October 2017

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This European Standard specifies a HPLC/UV method for the identification and quantification of hydroquinone, 3 ethers of hydroquinone and 4 corticosteroids most frequently found in illegally sold skin whitening cosmetic products: clobetasol propionate, betamethasone dipropionate, fluocinonide and fluocinolone acetonide. This standard also gives HPLC/UV methods for the identification of 38 corticosteroids that may be found in skin whitening cosmetic products (see Annex D). This standard is not dedicated to artificial nail products or soaps.




Standard NumberBS EN 16956:2017
TitleCosmetics. Analytical methods. HPLC/UV method for the identification and assay of hydroquinone, ethers of hydroquinone and corticosteroids in skin whitening cosmetic products
StatusCurrent
Publication Date16 October 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN ISO/IEC 17025
International RelationshipsEN 16956:2017
Draft Superseded By16/30317366 DC
DescriptorsRaw materials, Dangerous materials, Liquid chromatography, Quantitative analysis, Chemical analysis and testing, Amines (aliphatic), Determination of content, Hydroquinone, Mass spectrometry, Contamination, Ethanolamine, Cosmetics, Qualitative analysis, Nitroso compounds
ICS71.100.70
Title in FrenchCosmétiques. Méthodes analytiques. Méthode de CLHP couplée à la détection UV pour l'identification et l'analyse de l'hydroquinone, de ses éthers et des corticostéroïdes dans les produits cosmétiques éclaircissants de la peau
Title in GermanKosmetische Mittel. Untersuchungsverfahren. HPLC/UV Verfahren für die Identifizierung und Bestimmung von Hydrochinon, Hydrochinonethern und Kortikosteroiden in hautaufhellenden kosmetischen Mitteln
CommitteeCW/217
ISBN978 0 580 89040 6
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages40
File Size1.012 MB
Price£214.00


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