Analytical report - poisons call data

A report on the analysis of calls to the NSW Poisons Information Centre for the period June 2014 to May 2015.
Date published: 
17 May 2016

Carcinogenic aromatic amines in dyed textiles

A report on a survey of the presence of aromatic amines in textiles that are in direct and prolonged contact with the skin or the mouth.

Date published: 
1 Aug 2015

Safety guidance on concentrations of particular chemicals in certain consumer goods

The guidance prescribes concentrations of chemicals, below which a safety concern does not exist. It includes a list of 22 hazardous aromatic amines which can be derived from certain hazardous azo dyes in clothing, textiles and leather articles.
Date published: 
21 Oct 2014

Chemicals in cosmetics

Alerts suppliers of cosmetics including hair products about the use of chemicals in cosmetics including the ingredient labelling requirements.
Date published: 
15 Jun 2011

Consumer protection notice No. 22 of 2011 – Warning notice (Keratin Complex Intense RX)

"Keratin Complex lntense Rx", ionic keratin protein restructuring serum for hair, in 50 ml containers sold in Australia between July 2010 and February 2011.
Date published: 
11 May 2011

Children’s plastic products with more than 1 per cent diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) - Supplier guide

Under the Australian Consumer Law, bans are introduced when considered reasonably necessary to prevent or reduce the risk of injury.

Date published: 
18 Mar 2010

DEHP in children's plastic products - Supplier bulletin

This bulletin outlines requirements of the 18-month interim ban on children’s plastic products with more than 1 per cent by weight diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP).

Date published: 
5 Mar 2010