Brazil: New Organic Cosmetics Bill Approved

The Senate Bill 532/2015 proposed by Senator Marta Suplicy, has been approved by the Committee on Transparency, Governance, Supervision and Control and Consumer Protection (CTFC) of the Brazilian Senate. According to the new bill, organic cosmetic products must have their raw materials certified according to Organic Agriculture Regulation (10.831/2003) or be produced by an organic […]

Jamaica: Natural & Organic Cosmetics Heading to the UK

The Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is setting up a number of promotional in-store events in London (UK) in a bid to raise awareness of Jamaica’s natural and organic cosmetics. Some 11 companies will exhibit their wares at PAK’s Hair and Cosmetics Stores across the city this month, including Ansel Development, Country House Products, Secrets of […]

Global: Sustainable Beauty Awards Open to Entries

  Entries are now open for this year’s Sustainable Beauty Awards. Organised by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly Organic Monitor), the aim of the Sustainable Beauty Awards is to give recognition to operators who are pushing the boundaries of sustainability in the beauty industry. There are five award categories, each representing different aspects of sustainability: Green Formulations […]