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Global Compliance Overview: CPSRs, Material Safety Data Sheets, MoCRA, Proposition 65

Navigating the complexities of global compliance is a crucial aspect of launching cosmetic products. Understanding the intricacies of various regulations can ensure not only the safety and efficacy of products but also their successful entry into international markets. Here’s a closer look at four key areas of compliance that are vital for the cosmetic industry, provided by ADSL’s comprehensive compliance services.

18/06/2024
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SPF Testing: Evaluating the effectiveness of sunscreen products

Testing the Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of cosmetic products is crucial to ensure they provide the claimed level of UV protection. There are two primary methods for SPF testing: in vivo and in vitro.

31/05/2024
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Cosmetic Product Safety Reports: What is it and why do I need it?

ADSL has been generating CPSRs, both global and region-specific, for over 15 years, and we have the technical expertise and support in-house. This effectively means that we can deliver the final CPSR very efficiently.

13/05/2024
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California Proposition 65: Your compliance partner

At ADSL Advanced Development and Safety Laboratory, our team of certified toxicologists and regulatory experts is dedicated to assisting cosmetics companies in understanding and adhering to Proposition 65 requirements, ensuring the successful placement of their products in the California market.

07/02/2024
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Responsible Person: Placing A Cosmetic Product on The EU/UK Market

There are five main requirements for placing a cosmetic product on the EU and UK markets.

07/11/2023
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Making Sense of MoCRA

When designing and developing skincare products, you will want to be certain that the items you are dealing with are safe for consumers to use. This confidence becomes even more important when the ultimate consumer, or end user, is an infant or baby.

24/02/2023
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How can I be sure my cosmetic products are safe for children?

When designing and developing skincare products, you will want to be certain that the items you are dealing with are safe for consumers to use. This confidence becomes even more important when the ultimate consumer, or end user, is an infant or baby.

21/01/2023
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Heavy Metals regulations: A regional guide

Heavy or toxic metals, such as lead, arsenic, cobalt, chromium, mercury and nickel, occur naturally within raw materials used extensively throughout cosmetic products including shampoos, lipstick and eye shadow. 

19/12/2022

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Simon Coe, Operations Director, Foam & Substance Ltd

We have been using the services of ADSL since the beginning of 2013- for safety assessments, dermatological testing and routine microbial analyses. ADSL are our first choice for CPSRs as we value highly the professional but personal service, quick turn around and helpful advice.

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"DCS have worked very closely with Mark Cavanagh at ADSL for many years and are very happy with the quality of service."

Dr Philip Wright, Head of Technical, DCS Group

"Mayfield Laboratories has worked closely with ADSL since their incorporation in 2008. During this time ADSL have provided crucial technical advice and support to our company."

Jim Bullen, Director, Mayfield Laboratories

"Rodial have worked with ADSL over the last 5 years and are very happy with the quality of their services."

Melanie Khoury, Head of New Product Development, The Rodial Group

"I have worked very closely with ADSL over the course of the last year and have been extremely happy with their technical services"

Simon Coe, Operations Director, Foam & Substance Ltd

We have been using the services of ADSL since the beginning of 2013- for safety assessments, dermatological testing and routine microbial analyses. ADSL are our first choice for CPSRs as we value highly the professional but personal service, quick turn around and helpful advice.

Jonathan Clements, Technical Manager, Brodie & Stone International Plc