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SFDA Food delays mandatory COCs for some Egyptian products

The SFDA has delayed the mandatory COC requirement for fresh vegetable, fruits, agricultural crops, and spices from Egypt to March 2022.

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SASO Postpones Implementing ROHS Technical Regulation for 6 months

SASO postpones mandatory testing for restricted hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment. Plans category phased implementation in 6 months.

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SFDA clarifies ban on Formaldehyde in cosmetic products

SFDA has issued an update on the prohibition of cosmetic products containing Formaldehyde and Methylene Glycol being imported into Saudi Arabia.

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SFDA modifies permissible levels of titanium dioxide in cosmetics

The SFDA has updated the permissible percentage of titanium dioxide in cosmetic products.

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SFDA delays ban on cosmetic products containing HICC/Lyral

The SFDA has delayed implementing the ban on cosmetic products containing HICC (Hydroxyisohexyl-3-cyclohexyldehyde) to August 2022.

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