Publications

Cosmetic subscription services compliance

A report on a survey to assess compliance with the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Information Standards) (Cosmetics) Regulations 1991 by online cosmetic subscription services.
Date published: 
28 Oct 2015

ACCC analytical survey of formaldehyde in false eyelash glues supplied in Australia

This survey report describes the findings of an analytical survey commissioned by the ACCC.

Date published: 
1 Aug 2015

Formaldehyde in false eyelash glues supplied in Australia

A report on a survey to assess the presence of formaldehyde in false eyelash glues.
Date published: 
1 Aug 2015

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

International standards for the safety of consumer products: criteria for acceptance

Identifies the three criteria the ACCC uses when developing and reviewing product safety standards and bans.
Date published: 
22 Jul 2015

ACCC analytical survey of microbiological contamination of cosmetics for use around the eyes

This report describes the findings of an ACCC survey of microbiological contamination of cosmetics for use around the eyes.

Date published: 
1 Jul 2015

Micobiological contamination of costmetics for use around the eyes

A report on a survey of microorganisms in cosmetics used around the eyes.
Date published: 
1 Jul 2015

Toppling furniture: why anchor it?

This fact card provides simple steps to help prevent death or injury to small children when choosing and securing furniture in your home.
Date published: 
24 Jun 2015

Consumer awareness of furniture stability risks and prevention

Research report containing the results of an Australian consumer survey on furniture stability. Specifically, the research focuses on the particular dangers of common furniture in homes with children under the age of five.
Date published: 
24 Jun 2015

Consumer protection notice No. 3 of 2015 - Safety warning notice (Frank Masons cots)

Wooden Baby Sleigh Cot Bed in white or dark wood colour. Sold with drawer, and teething rail supplied by Frank Masons Pty Ltd .
Date published: 
24 Apr 2015