Topic : Nail Manufacturers Council

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As I See It: Guilt By Association

May 1, 2000  | Article

At a time when the nail industry needs them most, professional associations are having a tough time getting, and keeping, membership. I think it’s a shame that people can’t or won’t see the benefit to the greater good of banding together.

Keywords: associations   Nail Manufacturers Council  

Council Issues Final Ruling On Ethyl Methacrylate

April 1, 2000  | Article

The Safety and Standards Committee of the Nail Manufacturers Council (NMC) has issued its final report on ethyl methacrylate (EMA), the chemical most common in acrylic monomers.

Keywords: EMA   Nail Manufacturers Council  

CIR Re-Examines Ethyl Methacrylate/ Methacrylate Acid

March 1, 1999  | Article

Keywords: EMA   MMA   Nail Manufacturers Council  

To Mask or Not to Mask?

November 1, 1998  | Article

Explain to your clients that acrylic vapors aren't harmful to them; they just smell bad.

Keywords: masks   Nail Manufacturers Council   working safely  

The MMA Controversy

September 1, 1997  | Article

The nail industry is beginning to understand the dangers of methyl methacrylate. But more nail technicians need to take action.

Keywords: chemical safety   Doug Schoon   MMA   Nail Manufacturers Council   Vietnamese salon industry  

As I See It: FDA and NMC Denounce MMA Use

October 1, 1996  | Article

Whether you call it “dental acrylic,” “porcelain,” or methyl methacrylate (its proper name), there should be no question any longer that MMA does not belong on human fingernails. T

Keywords: chemicals   EMA   MMA   Nail Manufacturers Council  

NMC Presents a United Front for Toluene Lawsuit in California

March 1, 1994  | Article

The challenge  was a lawsuit brought by the consumer action group As You Sow against companies that use the solvent toluene in their nail polish.

Keywords: California state regulations   Myriam Clifford   Nail Manufacturers Council   proposition 65   Sunny Stinchcombe  

Editor's note: There’s No Excuse for Poor Sanitation

March 1, 1994  | Article

Keywords: As I See It   Nail Manufacturers Council   salon sanitation  

New NMC Board Takes Up The Torch

December 1, 1993  | Article

Keywords: American Association of Cosmetology Schools   CND   Design Classic   Jan Arnold   Jim Nordstrom  

Consumer Group Sues Polish Manufacturers Over Warning Labels

July 1, 1993  | Article

A California court must decide whether toluene in nail polish poses a sufficient health hazard to consumers and nail technicians to require warning labels.

Keywords: Nail Manufacturers Council   polish   toluene  

Editor's note: Learn More, Earn More

October 1, 1991  | Article

Nail technicians, who continue their educations actually earn more money on services than technicians who do not take classes.

Keywords: continuing education   Nail Manufacturers Council   salary survey  

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