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AB-2762 Cosmetic products: safety.(2019-2020)

As Amends the Law Today
As Amends the Law on Nov 18, 2020


 Chapter 14 (commencing with Section 108980) is added to Part 3 of Division 104 of the Health and Safety Code, to read:

CHAPTER  14. Cosmetic Safety
 (a) Commencing January 1, 2025, no person or entity shall manufacture, sell, deliver, hold, or offer for sale, in commerce any cosmetic product that contains any of the following intentionally added ingredients:
(1) Dibutyl phthalate (CAS no. 84-74-2).
(2) Diethylhexyl phthalate (CAS no. 117-81-7).
(3) Formaldehyde (CAS no. 50-00-0).
(4) Paraformaldehyde (CAS no. 30525-89-4).
(5) Methylene glycol (CAS no. 463-57-0).
(6) Quaternium-15 (CAS no. 51229-78-8).
(7) Mercury (CAS no. 7439-97-6).
(8) Isobutylparaben (CAS no. 4247-02-3).
(9) Isopropylparaben (CAS no. 4191-73-5).
(10) m-Phenylenediamine and its salts (CAS no. 108-45-2).
(11) o-Phenylenediamine and its salts (CAS no. 95-54-5).
(12) The following per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and their salts:
(A) Perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS); heptadecafluorooctane-1-sulfonic acid (CAS no. 1763-23-1).
(B) Potassium perfluorooctanesulfonate; potassium heptadecafluorooctane-1-sulfonate (CAS no. 2795-39-3).
(C) Diethanolamine perfluorooctane sulfonate (CAS 70225-14-8).
(D) Ammonium perfluorooctane sulfonate; ammonium heptadecafluorooctanesulfonate (CAS 29081-56-9).
(E) Lithium perfluorooctane sulfonate; lithium heptadecafluorooctanesulfonate (CAS 29457-72-5).
(F) Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)(CAS no. 335-67-1).
(G) Ammonium pentadecafluorooctanoate (CAS no. 3825-26-1).
(H) Nonadecafluorodecanoic acid (CAS no. 355-76-2).
(I) Ammonium nonadecafluorodecanoate (CAS no. 3108-42-7).
(J) Sodium nonadecafluorodecanoate (CAS no. 3830-45-3).
(K) Perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA)(CAS no. 375-95-1).
(L) Sodium heptadecafluorononanoate (CAS no. 21049-39-8).
(M) Ammonium perfluorononanoate (CAS no. 4149-60-4).
(b) If a cosmetic product made through manufacturing processes intended to comply with this chapter contains a technically unavoidable trace quantity of an ingredient listed in subdivision (a) and that trace quantity stems from impurities of natural or synthetic ingredients, the manufacturing process, storage, or migration from packaging, that trace quantity shall not cause the cosmetic product to be in violation of this section.
(c) For purposes of this section, “ingredient” has the same meaning as that term is defined in Section 111791.5.
SEC. 2.
 It is the intent of the Legislature to enact a prohibition on the presence of intentionally added ingredients in cosmetics that is consistent with the prohibition on the presence of intentionally added ingredients in cosmetics that was enacted by the European Union.