In order to qualify for the Positve List of Recommended Hair Cosmetic Products the individual product is not allowed to contain certain chemicals. These chemicals are listed in the Green Salon’s List of Banned Chemicals, see below. Legally these chemicals are allowed for use in the EU, but based on scientific evidence Green Salon considers them as major hazards to the hairdresser, the customers, or the environment. Many products may qualify for the Positve List of Recommended Hair Cosmetic Products if they don’t contain chemicals from the Green Salon’s List of Banned Chemicals.
Green Salon’s List of Accepted Products is a non-comprehensive list of produducts
- not containing severly dangerous chemicals from the Green Salon’s List of Banned Chemicals
- in general composed by safe chemicals, but
- containing chemicals to which some/few people may react without severe consequences
Products at this list are accepted for use in Green Salon, but the list signals that producer should evaluate the recipe.
The Negative List is a non-comprehensive list of hair cosmetic product s containing cehmicals with severe negative effects: extremely allergenictoxiccarcinogenic or under suspicion herofendocrine disruptor or under suspicion herofteratogenic or under suspicion hereof
List of single chemicals considered specially dangerous or harmful and not allowed in Green Salon.