MAIN COSMETIC LEGISLATIVE DEVELOPMENTS. AUGUST 2021

AEMPS, publication of the results of the market control campaign on sunscreen products (link1, link2) AEMPS, information note for back to school without head lice. (link) Publication of ISO23750:2021. Answers to questions on ingredients and products for the application of the ISO 16128 standard for natural cosmetic products.  https://www.iso.org/standard/76832.html Publication of the 18ATP Draft of…

MAIN COSMETIC LEGISLATIVE DEVELOPMENTS. JULY 2021

Publication Regulation 1099/2021 Prohibition of use of Deoxyarbutin and Restrictions (Annex III 321) for Dihydroxyacetone maximum 6.25% in non-oxidizing dyes and maximum 10% in self-tanners. Published the SCCS preliminary opinion on Methyl Salicylate SCCS/1633/21. The SCCS indicates its safe use at the concentrations indicated in the table attached to the opinion. And not safe in…

Sigillum Analysis: A new approach to more sustainable business practices. From voluntary to mandatory due diligence in the Global Supply Chains

Globalized supply chains can sometimes produce negative impacts, related to human and labor rights violations or environmental damage. Accordingly, multinational companies have been encouraged to take responsibility for their supply chains on a voluntary basis. However, over last years several European countries went a step further by introducing mandatory due diligence laws. This approaches can…

Normativa y control de calidad en cosméticos

SIGILLUM AND AMSLAB SIGN A COLLABORATION AGREEMENT TO STRENGTHEN THEIR POSITION IN THE COSMETICS SECTOR

AMSlab, a laboratory from Lugo specialized in quality control of the textile and cosmetics sector, among others; and Sigillum Knowledge Solutions, based in Santiago de Compostela and experts in global solutions on regulation and regulatory requirements of consumer products, have just signed a collaboration agreement to strengthen their presence in the cosmetics sector. Thanks to…

MAIN COSMETIC LEGISLATIVE DEVELOPMENTS. APRIL 2021

April arrived with a lot of news in the cosmetic sector. Let’s try to keep you updated with the most relevant regulatory changes. Draft amendment to Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 regarding the use of methyl N-methylanthranilate in cosmetic products. Methyl N-methylanthranilate will enter at Annex III of restricted substances, limited to 0.1% in leave-on products…

A consortium made up of AMSlab, Sigillum and Torusware investigates an analysis technique to facilitate the incorporation of recycled material into the circular industry 4.0 value chain

The TACTICS project, budgeted at 1.6 million euros and funded by the CDTI, will develop an innovative chemical analysis technique applicable to the agri-food, cosmetic, textile or plastics industry New Control Techniques for the Industrial Transition towards a Safe Circular Economy (TACTICS) is the project that seeks to demonstrate the viability and suitability of new…

Sigillum Knowledge Solutions has collaborated with FARFETCH to develop its SUSTAINABILITY CRITERIA FOR CONSCIOUS PRODUCTS

The CONSCIOUS criteria leverage established and widely-recognised standards and certifications on sustainable materials and business practices in fashion. Inside its POSITIVELY CONSCIOUS program, FARFETCH have set the goal to sell 100% Conscious product by 2030. From Sigillum Knowledge Solutions, we are proud to help FARFETCH to achieve such goal by providing our scientific and technical knowledge related to sustainability in…