The Ministry of Health notifies of a new Procedure for the assessment and labelling of sun protection products. The Procedure was formulated at a joint expert committee of the Ministry of Health and the Israel Cancer Association. This Procedure was written in order to enable the manufacture, import and marketing of solar radiation protection products, protecting public health and benefit, in accordance with changing and developing regulation around the world.
The current standards will facilitate good, quality products with demonstrated protection against solar radiation. The new regulation emphasizes protection against UVA radiation, and improves protection against a broader range of UV radiation.