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5 July 2023
28 August 2023 New Delhi

2nd FICCI Fragrance Business Summit

The FICCI Taskforce on Fragrance has announced its second FICCI Fragrance Business Summit. This edition's theme is 'Emerging Sustainable Opportunities - Inclusive Growth of Fragrance Industry' on 5 October 2023. IFRA is a partner of this event.

24 July 2023 Geneva

Update to the International Fragrance Association’s ‘Safe use’ program reinforces user confidence

Geneva, 24 July 2023 - IFRA has developed and published the 51st Amendment to the IFRA Standards, updating and reinforcing its safe use program. The IFRA Standards underpin and promote the safe and sustainable use of fragrances in consumer products. They are the product of peer reviewed research and safety analysis, and mandatory for IFRA members.

20 July 2023 Geneva

IFRA Green Chemistry Compass public consultation

IFRA has opened a public consultation on the IFRA Green Chemistry Compass, which will run from 20 July to 20 October 2023 - with a launch webinar held on 20 July.

5 July 2023 Brussels

Notification of the 51st Amendment to the IFRA Standards

IFRA has developed the new Amendment to the IFRA Standards, which is the 51st in the 50-year period of IFRA’s existence.

30 June 2023 Brussels

Council decision on chemicals classification supports future of natural ingredients used in cosmetics and fragrance

Brussels, 30 June 2023 – On the last day of the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Member States endorsed a legislative proposal that would support the future of natural ingredients used in cosmetics and fragrance. Cosmetics Europe and the International Fragrance Association (IFRA) welcome this decision as it is in line with the EU’s own ambitions to boost the bio- and circular economies.

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