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October 13th, 2016
MFDS Proposes Changes to Enforcement Rule of the Cosmetic Act

South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) has notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of its ‘Proposed Amendments to the “Enforcement Rule of the Cosmetic Act”.’ Some of the content for the notified document is listed below: Exemption of those in charge of secondary packaging or labeling of cosmetics from mandatory registration of… read more

October 16th, 2015
MFDS Releases Regulation for the Safety of Cosmetics

KOREA – The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) of Korea has released a regulation for the safety of cosmetics through Proposed Amendments to the “Regulation on Safety Standards of Cosmetics,” that include: Amendment on the trace level of Xylene in hand nail and toe nail products (below 0.01%) [Annex 1] Amendment on the… read more

March 30th, 2015
South Korea sets 2016 deadline for Clinical Investigation for some Class IV medical devices

Starting in January 2016, Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) will require clinical investigation data from some of Class IV medical device items.  A total of 63 product types in the following 12 product groups have been identified: Artificial internal organ apparatus Physical Devices for Medical Use Cardiovascular Devices Instruments for Ligature and… read more