Geographical areas

The use of the in vitro technique to assess UVA protection is based on a solid foundation of official methods that are recognised and widely accepted worldwide.

THE WORLDWIDE SHIFT TO THE IN VITRO UVA APPROACH

geographic areas / countries UVA Protection
Compulsory in vitro In vitro available or recommended Compulsory in vivo
Europe European Union oui
Near and Middle East oui
Russia oui
Americas USA oui
Canada oui
Mexico / Mercosur / CAN oui
Africa South Africa oui
Asia China, Korea, Japan oui
ASEAN, Taiwan oui
India oui
Oceania Australia / New Zealand oui

ASEAN : Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Vietnam, Laos, Burma, Cambodia.
MERCOSUR : Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, Chile.
CAN : Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru.