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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions participates in the workshop on New materials for sustainable packaging

On November 14, in the framework of the Design for Innovation Program, the workshop New materials for sustainable packaging took place, organized by the Galician Innovation Agency, GAIN. The objective of this day was to present and discuss the challenges associated with new materials and innovative solutions in sustainable packaging, as well as to connect…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions and the Galician Food Cluster, CLUSAGA, organize a workshop on the regulatory framework for food packaging

Registrations in: https://www.clusteralimentariodegalicia.org/evento/jornadas-formativas-panorama-de-la-legislacion-aplicable-a-envases-alimentarios-e-implicaciones-en-seguridad-alimentaria,94654483 This is a training workshop articulated in two days that will be held on November 29 and December 13 at the headquarters of Sigillum Knowledge Solutions under the title “Overview of the legislation applicable to food packaging and implications in food safety”. These sessions will allow to know the EU legislation applicable…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions at Cosmetorium, the leading fair of the cosmetic sector in Spain

On October 23rd and 24th, the Cosmetorium fairwas held in Barcelona, ​​organized by the SpanishSociety of Cosmetic Chemists (SEQC), with theobjective of establishing a forum on formulation, manufacture and distribution of cosmetic products, responding to the needs of professionals in thesector and highlighting the importance of Spain as a center of excellence in the cosmetic…

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The growing need to move towards sustainability in cosmetics

Sustainability in the cosmetic industry has become, more than an option, a necessity. In an article published recently in the Journal of Cleaner Production1, this growing interest in cosmetic products sustainability is exposed, not only by consumers but also from industry and industry organizations. While sustainability affects all phases of development of a cosmetic product,…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions presents its business model at the launch of the second edition of the Business Factory Food

On October 18th, it was presented the second edition of the Business Factory Food (www.bffood.gal), a business accelerator promoted by the Xunta de Galicia and dinamized by the Galician Food Cluster and reference companies in the food industry, which seeks to attract innovative entrepreneurship projects to meet the challenges of the agri-food sector in a…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions expands its service offer on sustainability in the textile sector

The international fashion sector is increasingly committed to sustainability. In recent months we have seen numerous announcements in this regard: from the Fashion Pact – signed by dozens of international companies and presented last August to the leaders of the G7 – to particular initiatives of companies of different profiles, from fast fashion to luxury…

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Paper and cardboard food packaging: the risk of inks

Plastic containers are targeted by authorities and consumers for their impact on the environment, which has increased interest in paper and cardboard for use, among others, in food contact materials. However, this type of packaging can also pose a risk, as evidenced by a recent study by several European consumer organizations. In the study, carried…

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Fashion sustainability labeling

Claiming the sustainability of the fabrics not only helps companies to promote sustainability, but also helps consumers select the product they are buying based on quality criteria and from a socially and environmentally responsible perspective. Today’s consumers are very aware of sustainability and how it affects each component of the garment they wear. The reduction…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions launches a new advisory service focused on security in children’s clothing

The fashion industry, one of the economic drivers of Galicia and its main export sector, is at a time of great challenges. Among them the globalization of the market, e-commerce, and an increasing social awareness about sustainability and transparency. To all this we must add another factor that enlarges difficulty in addressing the internationalization process:…

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The risk of mislabeling of consumer chemicals

Numerous products that we use in our daily lives such as cleaning products, detergents, candles, air fresheners, etc., contain chemical substances that may pose a health risk, so they are subject to a strict regulation that includes, among other issues, a correct labeling with the necessary information to protect consumers (eg information on the dangers…

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