The Personal Care Products Council On-Line INFOBASE is a members only subscription database containing technical information on ingredients, current news and technical reports. The On-Line INFOBASE contains the International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary & Handbook and cross references its contents with many applicable regulations, such as EU Annexes, Canada Hot List and California’s Proposition 65. In addition, On-Line includes CIR reports and status; safety information; ingredient suppliers; and more.

You’ll have access to more than 27,500 cosmetic ingredient names (INCI) sourced from around the world. Information on these ingredients includes:

  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Numbers
  • European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances (EINECS) Numbers
  • Definitions, Structures & Functions
  • Chemical Classes
  • Types of products in which ingredients are used
  • Cross-reference to more than 70,200 trade names, technical names


Annual subscription fees range from $1,050 to $9,600. One subscription allows access to all individuals in your company.

Interested in the On-Line INFOBASE? Contact: Natasha Clover