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Sep 05, 2017 | 04:55 PM CDT

Gerresheimer Names Christian Fischer CEO

"We have found an exceptional successor in Christian Fischer, who has demonstrated excellent leadership skills and brings many years of industry experience. Together with him, we are looking forward to continuing driving Gerresheimer's future success."

Aug 30, 2017 | 04:03 PM CDT

What's That Smell? P&G to Disclose Over 2000 Fragranced Products' Ingredients

"We’re providing more information about fragrance ingredients because we believe this will build even greater trust in the quality and safety of all of our products.”

Aug 15, 2017 | 10:06 AM CDT

[podcast] The Ugly Truth About Cosmetic Marketing

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By: Brooke Schleehauf

Paraben-free—a marketing term that helped to propel consumer fear of ingredients such as preservatives and sulfates. Rob Ross-Fichtner, of Focal Point Research Inc., shared in an exclusive interview how this movement toward misinformation started, how groups perpetuating consumer mistrust responded and where the industry goes from here.

Jul 18, 2017 | 03:54 PM CDT

Tomato or Not Tomato, That is the Skin Care Question

A recent survey shows that consumers are aware of the benefits that lycopene-rich tomatoes have on skin health.

Jul 06, 2017 | 10:07 AM CDT

Troy Corp. Expands Preservative Portfolio

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In order to provide more flexibility to formulators, while also reducing costs of preservatives, Troy Corporation has introduced a new range for personal care and cosmetics applications.

Jun 13, 2017 | 09:41 AM CDT

CTPA Responds to 'Harmful' Organic Ingredient Claims

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The CTPA responded to a recent independent report flagging potentially "harmful" natural and organic cosmetic ingredients, insisting that safety concerns were invalid.

Jun 07, 2017 | 02:03 PM CDT

Methylene Blue—The Antioxidant Answer to Aging?

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The antioxidant methylene blue may be the answer to slow down aging, according to new research from the University of Maryland. Scientists are already formulating products for consumer use with the chemical.

May 15, 2017 | 02:57 PM CDT

ICMAD and PBA Support the Safe Cosmetics Modernization Act

Both organizations cited “enhanced consumer protection for cosmetics through stronger procedures and reporting requirements” as the reasoning behind their support.