Foodstuff, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Amendment Act 39 of 2007
By Legalish, Oct 14 2014 12:47PM
Amendment of section 1 of Act 54 of 1972, as amended by section 1 of Act 32 of 1981 1. Section 1 of the Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act, 1972 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act), is hereby amendedâ€” (a) by the substitution for the definition of "appliance" of the following definition: " 'appliance' means the whole or any part of any implement, machine, instrument, apparatus, equipment, robot or other object used or capable of being used for, in or in connection with the manufacture, treatment, packing, labelling, storage, conveyance, preparation, display, sale, serving or administering of any foodstuff, cosmetic or disinfectant;"; (b) by the substitution for the definition of "cosmetic" of the following definition: " 'cosmetic' means any article, preparation or substance (except a [drug] medicine as defined in the [Drugs Control] Medicines and Related Substances Act, 1965 (Act No. 101 of 1965)) intended to be rubbed, poured, sprinkled or sprayed on or otherwise applied to the human body, including the epidermis, hair, teeth, mucous membranes of the oral cavity, lips and external genital organs, for purposes of cleansing, perfuming, correcting body odours, conditioning, beautifying, protecting, promoting attractiveness or improving or altering the appearance, and includes any part or ingredient of any such article or substance.