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Ingredients, Technology, Testing, and Regulation: Books and Selected Websites

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Appell, Louis. The Formulation and Preparation of Cosmetics, Fragrances and Flavors. Weymouth, Dorset, England: Micelle Press, 1994.
Main Stacks  TP 938.A7 1994

Arctander, Steffen. Perfume & Flavor Chemicals. 2 Vols. Montclair, NJ: Author, 1960.
Main Stacks   TP 983.A77

Begoun, Paula.  Don't Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me. Renton, WA : Beginning Press, 2010.
Main Stacks RA778 .B423 2010
RELATED WEBSITE: Paula's Choice Skincare Ingredient Dictionary

Bennett's Cosmetic Formulary. New York: Chemical Publishing Co., 1993.
Main Stacks  TP 983.B395 1993

Compendium: Containing Abstracts, Discussions and Conclusions of CIR Cosmetic Ingredient Safety Assessments. Washington: Cosmetic Ingredient Review, annual.
Main Stacks   RA 1270.C65 C65

COSING: Cosmetics Ingredients Database. European Commission, Health & Consumers Directorate-General: Brussels, Belgium.

Cosmetic Bench Reference. Wheaton, IL: Allured Publishing, annual.
Main Stacks   TP 983.C776
CBR Online (free, but registration required)

Cosmetic Ingredient Review. Cosmetic Ingredient Review:Washington DC. Personal Care Products Council, Washington DC.
Federal and state government and other organizations' related links

FDA: Products & Ingredients

Flavor and Fragrance Materials. Wheaton, IL: Allured Publishing, 1993.
Main Stacks  TP 450.F63 1993

The Formulator's Handbook. Edison, NJ: Amerchol Corp., 1979.
Main Stacks  TP 983.F59 1979

Harry’s Cosmeticology . 9th editon. Editor in chief Meyer R. Rosen. [Los Angeles] : Chemical Publishing Company, [2015]
Circulation Desk TP983 .H32 2015

International Buyer's Guide. Washington: Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, Annual.
Main Stacks   TP 983.C955

Khan. Ikhlas A. and  Ehab A. Abourashed. Leung’s encyclopedia of common natural ingredients : used in food, drugs, and cosmetics. 3rd ed.   Hoboken : Wiley, 2010. 
Main Stacks QD415.A25 L48 2010

Michalun, Natalia, with M. Varinia Michalun. Milady's Skin Care and Cosmetic Ingredients Dictionary. Albany: Milady Publishing, 1994.
Main Stacks TP 983.M498 1994

Poucher, W.A. Perfumes, Cosmetics and Soaps. Vols. 1-3 Revised by A.J. Jouhar and Hilda Butler. 9th ed. London: Chapman and Hall, 1991-93.
Main Stacks  TP 983.P723 1991-1993

Product and Ingredient Safety [Cosmetics]: United States Food & Drug Administration: Washington DC.

Romanowski, Perry. Beginning cosmetic chemistry : practical knowledge for the cosmetic industry. 3rd. ed. Carol Stream, IL : Allured, 2009. 
Main Stacks TP983 .S38 2009

image of flowersSchroeder, Wen. Sustainable Cosmetic Product Development . Carol Stream, IL : Alluredbooks, 2011.
Main Stacks HD9970.5.C672 S37 2011

Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. Environmental Working Group; Washington DC

Wells, F.V. and Marcel Billot. Perfumery Technology: Art , Reference  , Science, Industry. 2nd ed. New York: Halsted Press, 1981.
Main Stacks  TP 983.W38 1981

Winter, Ruth. A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetics Ingredients. 7th ed. New York : Three Rivers Press, 2009..
Main Stacks TP 983. A55 W57 2009

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