In Italy, from the 1st January 2022, environmental labelling will be mandatory for all packaging. The obligation in Italy is provided for by Legislative Decree no. 116 of the 3rd September 2020 which transposes Directive (EU) 2018/851. […]
The Safety Gate is a rapid alert system which enables the quick exchange of information between EU/EEA member states, the UK and the European Commission about dangerous non-food products posing a risk to health and safety of consumers. Cosmetic products are also subject to this system: let’s see more details together. […]
Finished cosmetic products, that is, ready-to-use for consumers, are not required to have a safety data sheet; However, cosmetic manufacturers are obliged to provide this document to professional users along the production and packaging chain to give all the necessary information on how to work the product safely. From 1 January 2021 the new Regulation (EU) 2020/878 is in force, which introduces numerous innovations regarding the information that must be included in the SDS. […]
In the last year, due to the health situation, most of the fairs in the cosmetic sector have been suspended or canceled. Finally, after a long wait, some fairs are back on schedule for 2021/2022. Check out our calendar to find out which events you can't miss!<! - more ->The sector fairs represent an important opportunity to get to know the market, find business opportunities and interact with the most diverse stakeholders.They take on an even more important significance after the abundant year of suspension imposed by the pandemic situation: returning to personally meet the players in the sector allows new and fruitful collaborations, and the strengthening of those already established previously.In our calendar we have summarized for you the events with a fixed date with the main information concerning them: place and date on which the event will be held and link to the official website where you can find more details: you can consult it from our dedicated page.The situation is constantly updated: stay with us to always have the latest information!
Minimum durability and PaO are mandatory indications that must be affixed to cosmetic products according to Regulation (EC) no. 1223/2009. Let’s see together when one or the other applies, the differences and possible exceptions. […]
The compliance of a cosmetic product is a fundamental aspect for placing it on the market: here are the 6 main steps to follow in the design of a new cosmetic product to comply with the requirements of Regulation (EC) no. 1223/2009. […]
The European Commission has officially issued the Regulation which will postpone the first compliance data to the provisions of Annex VIII of the CLP: the harmonized notification and the insertion of the UFI code on the packaging of mixtures intended for consumers will come into force from 1st January 2021. On this occasion, we take up our article published a few months ago in which our RA Chief answers to the most common questions of our customers. […]
Cosmetics and their packaging Packaging is a very delicate element in the marketing of a cosmetic: it’s the first interface with the consumer, to whom it must provide clear and not misleading information, but also with the Authorities responsible for checking the conformity of the product. Let’s see together what are the mandatory elements for the design of a compliant label. […]