SGS Helps Manufacturers Differentiate Their Products in the Natural Cosmetics Market

the world’s leading testing, inspection and certification company, is helping
manufacturers of natural and organic cosmetic products gain a better understanding
of the benefits of NATRUE accreditation.

are increasingly looking for cosmetic products that are natural and/or organic.
It is estimated the growing market for natural cosmetic products be worth USD
57 billion by 2027. For consumers, the difficulty is knowing when a product is
truly natural.

NATRUE label and standard can help manufacturers differentiate their products
in the marketplace. It can be applied to finished products, formulas, or raw
ingredients and can either be in the form of certification or approval. In the
case of finished products, manufacturers and brands can only seek certification
for their products.

January 2020, raw materials have been eligible for the approval scheme.
Stakeholders should be aware of the following transition deadlines:

  • January 31, 2022 – producers of raw materials currently used in NATRUE
    certified finished products must have transitioned to either certification or
  • February 1, 2020 – producers of finished products must only include
    NATRUE certified or approved raw materials in their formulations

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Consumer Compact article looks at the growing interest in natural and organic
cosmetic products, provides an overview of NATRUE accreditation, and explains
recent changes regarding raw materials. It is of interest to industry professionals
and the general public.

the original Consumer Compact article, ‘NATRUE – Providing
Assurance That Beauty Products Conform to The Best Natural and Organic

SGS has also created
a webinar: NATRUE – global label
for organic and natural cosmetics

Cosmetics and Personal Care Services

SGS offers a
comprehensive range of services to help manufacturers of cosmetic products
prove compliance with a variety of internationally recognized standards,
including NATRUE certification for raw materials and finished products and
NATRUE approval for raw materials and formulas. In the end, it’s only trusted
because it’s tested.

Learn more about SGS’s
Cosmetics and
Personal Care Services

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About SGS

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification,
testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark
for quality and integrity. With more than 89,000 employees, SGS operates a
network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.

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