Intertek to highlight compliance strategies for the forthcoming Cosmetics Regulations at SCS Formulate 2012

October 25, 2012


Manchester, United Kingdom – Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of industries around the world, will highlight how its unique blend of expert Health and Beauty Product services are helping clients to prepare for the requirements of the new cosmetics regulation at SCS Formulate, Coventry,13-14th November 2012. Stand 514.

Experts from Intertek Health and Beauty Product Services will be available to discuss a comprehensive service package of clinical research, analytical testing including microbiology, research and development services including product and ingredient characterisation services and toxicological safety assessments all aligned to help clients prepare to meet the demands of the new cosmetics regulation which are due to become law in July 2013.

“Meeting the requirements of the forthcoming cosmetics regulations are at the forefront of our clients minds” says Simon Grundy, Intertek’s UK Business Leader- Health and Beauty Product Services. “The industry is currently experiencing some of the most challenging times in terms of innovation, consumer safety and regulation and this has driven Intertek to successfully establish proven, flexible, economic, creative and global solutions to help our clients maintain their business progress.“

Intertek will run focused workshops on GMP auditing and Product Information File (PIF) Compilation during the event. Intertek will also have regulatory specialists on hand to discuss tailored packages for Cosmetics Regulation Compliance. Chris Brennan, Toxicology Business Manager said “SCS Formulate is a perfect forum for preliminary discussions on Intertek’s strategic approaches to compliance’’

Organised by the Society of Cosmetic Scientists (SCS), SCS Formulate connects the cosmetic development and formulation community with expert service providers of outsourcing solutions to meet some of today’s toughest challenges.

Lorna Kettle, Sales & Marketing, Intertek Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Tel: +44 161 721 1476,

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