The Personal Care Products Council’s bookstore is designed to serve as a resource for accessing information about safety assessments, regulatory changes, and the most comprehensive listing of ingredients used in cosmetics and personal care products.

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International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary & Handbook, 16th Edition provides the most comprehensive listing of ingredients used in cosmetic and personal care products. You may also be interested in subscribing separately to wINCI – Web Based Ingredient Dictionary.

Labeling Manual, 9th Edition takes an in-depth look at U.S. regulations for labeling cosmetics, OTC drugs, and professional products.

PCPC 2018 Quality Assurance Guidelines (PDF Download) gives a framework for establishing systems and procedures that are necessary to achieve a high level of product quality.

PCPC 2014 Safety Evaluation Guidelines (PDF Download) equips manufacturers of cosmetic, toiletry and fragrance products with guidance in the use of pre-clinical and clinical safety testing.

PCPC 2018 Microbiology Guidelines (PDF Download) supplies manufacturers with guidance regarding best practices as well as establishing and maintaining a microbiological quality program.

Quality Metrics 2019 Benchmark Survey (PDF Download) is an enlightening, informative, and useful tool for your own company’s march to business success within a culture of quality.

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