November 1, 2001
Nail files are being closely scrutinized in California, and manufacturers and nail technicians are crying foul. Is the state’s regulating agency being fair in its seemingly sudden crackdown on proper file disinfection?
Keywords: Backscratchers California California nail techs California state regulations EPA
September 1, 1997
ICMAD encourages consistency with federal legislation, not at individual state levels.
Keywords: chemicals EPA FDA state regulations
February 1, 1994
The new ruling is intended to standardize label claims for all OTC antifungal products, eliminate products that contain ingredients deemed unsafe or ineffective and prevent the sale of any antifungal products for the nails and scalp that are not FDA-approved.
Keywords: antifungals FDA
May 1, 1988
The FDA receives relatively few cosmetic-relatd consumer complaints; manufacturers aren't required to pass along complaints they receive.
Keywords: chemical safety FDA healthy working