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Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (D4); Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane (D5); dodecamethylcyclohexasiloxane (D6)

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Basic info

Status Opinion development
Details on the scope of restriction Leave on personal care products and other consumer/professional products (e.g. dry cleaning, waxes and polishes, washing and cleaning products) containing D4/D5/D6 in concentrations > 0.1% shall not be placed on the market. In addition, wash off and rinse off cosmetic products containing D6 in concentrations > 0.1% shall not be placed on the market.
Reason for restriction Commission request to ECHA.

Intention timeline

Date of intention 2017-04-13
Expected date of submission 2019-01-11
Latest update 2019-07-09

Support information

Restriction report and annexes
Remarks Commission updated request on 05/02/2018 to include D6 to the previous restriction scope.

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Record history

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Aug. 6, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-07-092019-08-06
Sept. 4, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-08-062019-09-03
Sept. 30, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-09-032019-09-30
This version
July 9, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-05-282019-07-09
May 28, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-03-262019-05-28
March 26, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-03-222019-03-26
  • Status: SubmittedOpinion development
March 22, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-01-302019-03-22
  • Restriction report and annexes: https://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/0c6d976c-e30b-6141-78ea-6a2eca11d931https://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/1d2e92dc-c1c6-3baf-8baa-83f61dfb13e2
  • Restriction report and annexes: https://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/26cc3562-d0a0-1e09-b1eb-72f6bdf9309ahttps://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/4157b383-d51a-0219-7715-a63a3299fd2c
  • Restriction report and annexes: https://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/da450a22-d5c1-6ea4-108f-241e711210aa
Feb. 18, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-02-072019-01-30
Feb. 8, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-01-302019-02-07
  • Submitter: ECHA
Feb. 4, 2019
  • Latest update: 2019-01-162019-01-30
  • Restriction report and annexes: https://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/0c6d976c-e30b-6141-78ea-6a2eca11d931
  • Restriction report and annexes: https://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/26cc3562-d0a0-1e09-b1eb-72f6bdf9309a
Jan. 17, 2019
  • Latest update: 2018-12-212019-01-16
  • Status: IntentionSubmitted
Jan. 3, 2019
  • Latest update: 2018-02-282018-12-21