Sante Natural Nail Polishes are certified by the BDIH
com as Distributor of Personal Care Products II-50 Stepan Divests Specialty Esters Product Range to HallStar Company II-50 Kao and Kanebo Plan Integration of Logistics II-50 Thirty Ingredients from Cognis Receive BDIH
Certification II-50 Symrise Renames Cosmetics Unit II-51 Toshiki Pigment to Manufacture Powder Cosmetics II-51 Kemira Buys TRI-K II-51 DSM Nutritional Products Takes Over Pentapharm Holding Ltd.
Table 1: Trend Overview EMEPGING GROWING Green Labels (Ecocert, BDIH
, FSC "Free-From .
The new Alima Pure packaging also carries the European BDIH
"Certified Cosmetics Seal," a guarantee of the products' safety and environmentally-friendly ingredients.
In recent years, BDIH
, Cosmebio, Eco-cert, Greenlife, ICEA and the Soil Association and their associated certification bodies have been working together to harmonize their various certification schemes and rules, in order to develop a single internationally recognized standard.
One of the strictest standards organizations in the world has recognized Alima Cosmetics for the purity and safety of its ingredients, giving the company approval to add the prestigious BDIH
"Certified Natural Cosmetics Seal" to its line of 240 mineral makeup products.
The Soil Association standard is almost exclusively adopted by UK companies, ICEA almost entirely by Italian companies, Cosmebio mostly by French companies and BDIH
predominantly in Germany.
Cetiol[R] C5 - is a readily biodegradable emollient recommended for use in BDIH
and NaTrue formulations.
New coco-caprylate (Cetiol C5, Cognis) is a readily biodegradable light emollient recommended for use in BDIH
and Na-True-compliant as well as traditional formulations.
Since no government authority, such as the FDA, defines natural, cosmetic products cosmetic brands use their own definition and some may follow the definitions set by Ecocert, BDIH
, Cosmos, NaTrue, Natural Product Association (NPA) or others.
Yet, the market demands a broader vision of 'natural'--a vision that is less focused on certifications like Eco-Cert, BDIH
, NaTrue, organic, and more on results and safety," said Beata Hurst, marketing and sales manager with Mibelle Biochemistry in Buchs, Switzerland.
Based on benzoic acid, sorbic acid and naturally-occurring alcohol, Optiphen BSB-N conforms to the standards applied by Ecocert, BDIH
, Soil Association and NaTrue.