It’s been a thorn in the side of home soap and cosmetic manufacturers for years–the FDA’s requirement that the address of the manufacturing facility be included on packaging labeling.
After a drawn out process, the HSCG was recently notified of good news for those hesitant to include that information on their packaging. If the business lists their address in a city or phone directory, it does not have to be printed on labels. You knew that? Read on, there is more. The FDA updated their information to include the directory may be an online type, of no or little cost to the business.
Read more about it here: http://www.soapguild.org/blog/2015/01/fda-responds-po-box-petition/
Until next time, may your days be filled with bubbles and wax.
Beth Byrne, for Making Soap, Cosmetics and Candles