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Speakers will cover topics such as EU recast implementation, Prop 65 implications and more.
Learn beauty ingredient news from suppliers like Symrise, Dow corning, Silab, Clariant, Solvay and Wacker, as well as about innovative new ingredient launches from Sederma/IRB, Sabinsa, Pilot Chemical, Provital/Centerchem and more.
Standards for organic or natural products are largely the same, although some pertain to “natural” while others do “organic.” Each program and seal is intended for a given region, which should be taken into account when targeting specified markets. Here, the author reviews the most recognized natural and organic certifiers and seals around the globe.
According to Marc Engel, chief procurement officer with Unilever, "Market transformation can only happen if everyone involved takes responsibility and is held accountable for driving a sustainability agenda."
Starting in June 2014, China plans to remove its mandatory animal test requirements for domestically manufactured cosmetic products.
Faster product release testing now used by contract manufacturer such as CoValence Laboratories can help meet the demands of a competitive global beauty marketplace more quickly and easily.
The upcoming Asia-Pacific edition of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, taking place in Hong Kong November 11–13, 2013, will look at how beauty companies can make the most of ingredient sourcing, product development and expansion in the Asia-Pacific region while still being sustainable.
A brief overview of U.S. regulations as they impact cosmetics, and exploration of the question: How does one reconcile the marketing perspective with the regulatory requirements of our industry?
Learn about new developments from schülke, Alban Muller, Presperse, Clariant, DKSH, Xiameter and more.
A study from the University of California Berkeley raised some flags for the beauty industry, but, as ICMAD points out, the FDA is well aware of this ingredient usage.