ISO TC 217 happenings
updated May 2017
This information relevant to Sunscreens and Personal Care Products is provided only as informative for Dermatest TecConsult clients. It is not intended to be official or endorsed by International Standards Organisation (ISO).
|ISO 24444 – SPF||Review Underway:
This first ISO Sunscreen related document was published in 2010 and has now been opened for review in the next two years 2016 to 2017. At last count, 62 markets have now adopted ISO 24444 to at least the optional level.
|Sunscreen Water Resistance||
Ring Study gets Underway
Ring Study 6 will focus on calibrating the wash-off of the P2 Reference sunscreen as well as taking on board the proposed changes to the ISO 24444 test method
|ISO Plenary comes to Sydney||The 2016 Plenary of ISO TC 217 Cosmetics was held in Sydney Australia in the first week of Dec. Various working groups met over a period of around one week.
The next Working Group meetings are scheduled to be held in Colombia in October 2017