Formulation of microbial safe products in a free from world
11:50 - 12:10
November 14, 2017
Microbial safety of cosmetic products is a challenge for formulators considering legal aspects as well as technical requirements and marketing trends. Public discussion additionally limits the number of accepted substances for microbial stabilization. In absence of new substances, which display in their main function to inhibit the development of microorganism, the cosmetic industry moves to multifunctional ingredients which either have a certain antimicrobial activity or are able to boost biocidal substances.
The presentation will illustrate market trends as well as the regulation challenges.
- Jana Ruffert Product Manager Personal Care - Schülke and Mayr UK Ltd