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Scheduling delegate's final decisions: ACCS, November 2015

Scheduling medicines and poisons

19 November 2015

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2 Summary

Part A - Final decisions on matters referred to an expert advisory committee

2. Scheduling proposals referred to the August 2015 ACCS meeting

Summary of delegate's final decisions
Substance Final Decision
Cyclopropylmethyl, 3-hexanoate Does not require scheduling.
Bicyclopyrone

Schedule 6 - New Entry

BICYCLOPYRONE except when included in Schedule 5.

Schedule 5 - New Entry

BICYCLOPYRONE in preparations containing 20 per cent or less of bicyclopyrone.

Implementation date: 1 February 2016

Clitoria ternatea extract

Appendix B - New Entry

Clitoria ternatea EXTRACT.

Subject to: (a) low toxicity; 1.2: insecticide.

Implementation date: 1 February 2016

Cyclopentane, alpha,alpha-dimethylpropanol Does not require scheduling.
Hydramethylnon The current scheduling for hydramethylnon remains appropriate.
Momfluorothrin

Schedule 6 - New Entry

MOMFLUOROTHRIN

Implementation date: 1 February 2016

Carcinogenic amines (Azo dyes)

Schedule 7 - New Entry

AZO DYES that are derivatives by diazotisation of any of the following substances:

  • o-anisidine (CAS No. 90-04-0)
  • o-toluidine (CAS No. 95-53-4)
  • p-aminoazobenzene (CAS No. 60-09-3)
  • o-aminoazotoluene (CAS No. 97-56-3)
  • 2,4-toluenediamine (CAS No. 95-80-7)
  • 5-nitro-o-toluidine (CAS No. 99-55-8)
  • p-chloroaniline (CAS No. 106-47-8)
  • 4-chloro-o-toluidine (CAS No. 95-69-2)

Implementation date: 1 February 2016

Quinoline, 5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-8-(1-methylpropyl) Does not require scheduling.
4-amino-m-cresol (Phenol, 4-amino-3-methyl)

Schedule 6 - New Entry

4-AMINO-M-CRESOL in hair dyes and eyebrow/eyelash colouring preparations except:

  1. in hair dye preparations containing 1.5 per cent or less of 4-amino-m-cresol after mixing for use when the immediate container and primary pack are labelled with the following statements:

    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, and

    WARNING - This product contains ingredients which may cause skin sensitisation to certain individuals. A preliminary test according to the accompanying directions should be made before use. This product must not be used for dyeing eyelashes or eyebrows; to do so may be injurious to the eye.

    Written in letters not less than 1.5mm in height; or

  2. in eyelash and eyebrow tinting products containing 1.5 per cent or less of 4-amino-m-cresol after mixing for use when the immediate container and primary pack are labelled with the following statement:

    WARNING - This product contains ingredients which may cause skin sensitisation to certain individuals, and when used for eyelash or eyebrow tinting may cause injury to the eye. A preliminary test according to the accompanying directions should be made before use.

    Written in letters not less than 1.5mm in height.

Appendix E - New Entry

4-AMINO-M-CRESOL

Standard statements: A, E1

Appendix F - New Entry

4-AMINO-M-CRESOL

Warning Statement: 28

Implementation date: 1 June 2016

4-amino-2-hydroxytoluene (Phenol, 5-amino-2-methyl)

Schedule 6 - New Entry

4-amino-2-hydroxytoluene in hair dyes and eyebrow/eyelash colouring products except:

  1. in hair dye preparations containing 1.5 per cent or less of 4-amino-2-hydroxytoluene after mixing for use when the immediate container and primary pack are labelled with the following statements:

    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, and

    WARNING - This product contains ingredients which may cause skin sensitisation to certain individuals. A preliminary test according to the accompanying directions should be made before use. This product must not be used for dyeing eyelashes or eyebrows; to do so may be injurious to the eye.

    Written in letters not less than 1.5mm in height; or

  2. in eyelash and eyebrow tinting products containing 1.5 per cent or less of 4-amino-2-hydroxytoluene after mixing for use when the immediate container and primary pack are labelled with the following statement:

    WARNING - This product contains ingredients which may cause skin sensitisation to certain individuals, and when used for eyelash or eyebrow tinting may cause injury to the eye. A preliminary test according to the accompanying directions should be made before use.

    Written in letters not less than 1.5mm in height.

Appendix E - New Entry

4-amino-2-hydroxytoluene

Standard statements: A, E1

Appendix F - New Entry

4-amino-2-hydroxytoluene

Warning Statement: 28

Index - New Entry

5-AMINO-O-CRESOL see 4-AMINO-2-HYDROXYTROLUENE

Implementation date: 1 June 2016

2-amino-6-chloro-4-nitrophenol (Phenol, 2-amino-6-chloro-4-nitro)

Schedule 6 - New Entry

2-AMINO-6-CHLORO-4-NITROPHENOL in hair dye and eyebrow/eyelash colouring preparations, except:

  1. in preparations containing 2 per cent or less of 2-amino-6-chloro-4-nitrophenol when applied directly to the hair, or containing 2 per cent or less of 2-amino-6-chloro-4-nitrophenol after mixing and  when the immediate container and primary pack are labelled with the following statements:

    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN; and

    WARNING - This product contains ingredients which may cause skin sensitisation to certain individuals. A preliminary test according to the accompanying directions should be made before use. This product must not be used for dyeing eyelashes or eyebrows; to do so may be injurious to the eye.

    Written in letters not less than 1.5mm in height.

  2. in eyelash and eyebrow tinting products containing 1.5 per cent or less of 2-amino-6-chloro-4-nitrophenol after mixing for use when the immediate container and primary pack are labelled with the following statement:

    WARNING - This product contains ingredients which may cause skin sensitisation to certain individuals, and when used for eyelash or eyebrow tinting may cause injury to the eye. A preliminary test according to the accompanying directions should be made before use.

    Written in letters not less than 1.5mm in height.

Appendix E - New Entry

2-AMINO-6-CHLORO-4-NITROPHENOL

Standard statements: A, E1

Appendix F - New Entry

2-AMINO-6-CHLORO-4-NITROPHENOL

Warning Statement: 28

Implementation date: 1 June 2016

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