Detergents and cleaning products
The Detergent and Cleaning Products Regulation, also called the Detergents Regulation, aims to reduce the environmental risks connected with detergents and to improve information to consumers. The Regulation applies to all chemical products used on solid surfaces, clothes, textiles and household utensils.
Basic regulation and all amendments are available in EUR-Lex External link.
Proposal for a Regulation on detergent and surfactants
Consultation on streamlining and updating the EU rules for detergents (europa.eu) External link.
Last published 24 May 2023