Press Releases and Statements

Approaching GHS Deadline, TSCA and Trade Top IFRANA Workshop Agenda

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ — A packed room full of the fragrance industry’s top compliance and trade experts met this week in New Jersey to discuss the latest developments regarding TSCA and chemical classification requirements impacting their companies. The conference was hosted by the International Fragrance Association North America (IFRANA). The U.S. Congress…

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…