Press Releases and Statements

Statement by Farah K. Ahmed, President & CEO, IFRANA on SB 258 in the California Legislature

WASHINGTON, DC – IFRANA today released the following statement by President and CEO Farah K. Ahmed regarding the introduction of SB 258 in the California Legislature: “Requiring blanket fragrance formulation disclosure does not make products safer; it puts jobs at risk and increases the likelihood of dangerous counterfeit products entering the marketplace. Safety is the…

Statement by Farah K. Ahmed, President & CEO, IFRANA on Cosmetics Legislation in the 115th Congress

WASHINGTON, DC – IFRANA today released the following statement by President and CEO Farah K. Ahmed regarding the introduction of cosmetics legislation in the 115th Congress: “We support efforts toward modernization of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) oversight of cosmetics. We will continue to focus our efforts on education and advocacy regarding fragrance and…

Statement on Product Safety

Scents elicit some of the most emotional responses of all the senses. Through scents, we can recall familiar moments in our lives and refresh our spirit. Because scent is so powerful and personal, the fragrance industry appreciates that consumers may be curious about the ingredients in fragranced products. The fragrance industry is committed to transparency…

Fragrance Industry: Let’s Get TSCA Done

Washington, DC The International Fragrance Association, North America is pleased the House Energy and Commerce Committee passed the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015 today. IFRA North America encourages all Members of the House of Representatives to vote in favor of the legislation when it comes up for a vote later this month. “We thank the…

IFRA North America Applauds Introduction of TSCA Modernization Act of 2015

Washington, DC – The International Fragrance Association, North America (IFRA North America) released the following statement from President Jennifer Abril in response to “The TSCA Modernization Act of 2015”: “IFRA North America applauds Representatives Shimkus and Tonko for their leadership in support an update to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The proposal is a…