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Looking at related issues such as sustainability, environmental impact and marketing related to this fast growing and increasingly crucial area. Articles will also cover the latest developments in the types of packaging materials manufacturers are using, as well as considering the increasingly important area of recycling.

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Global beauty consumers and their expectations: Jason Matthews, The Body Shop

26-Oct-2016 - Jason Matthews, international regulatory and scientific director at The Body Shop International, gave us his thoughts on what the rise of the global beauty consumer means for beauty and personal...

Albéa’s Slovakia arm officially opens

21-Oct-2016 - Albéa, a global packaging player, has entered its 15th country, with its recently acquired facility in Slovakia now an official part of the company.

Finalists announced for the Sustainable Beauty Awards

13-Oct-2016 - The finalists for the third Sustainable Beauty Awards have been announced and are all the running for the top category prizes to be announced in Paris on October 24th.

Unilever to give talk on best practice sustainability communications

11-Oct-2016 - Multinational consumer goods player Unilever will be presenting a talk on its sustainability communications at an upcoming London conference on investor relations (IR).

Going for green: Luxe Pack’s green award winners announced

07-Oct-2016 - Luxe Pack Monaco’s industry awards honoring ‘the most environmentally-friendly packing solutions’ in the industry have taken place, and the winners announced.

How BASF is keeping at the forefront of supply chain management

07-Oct-2016 - Leading chemicals manufacturer BASF recently came in seventh in the European league table for supply chains, and has spoken to Cosmetics Design about how it got there.

Lipoid Kosmetik in ‘top 1% of suppliers’

06-Oct-2016 - Lipoid Kosmetik, supplier of botanical extracts and natural ingredients, has been ranked in the top 1% of suppliers for CSR by a ratings agency.

Lush chips in to tackle food waste

29-Sep-2016 - Beauty brand Lush has donated £50,000 to a campaign to tackle food waste and hunger in London.

Going green: sustainability a top focus in beauty acquisitions

28-Sep-2016 - Green acquisitions are on the rise in the beauty and personal care industry, and research company Organic Monitor believes this is set to continue.

Unilever tops European and global supply chain rankings

23-Sep-2016 - FMCG giant Unilever has retained the top spot in this year’s European supply chain ranking from Gartner, and has risen to number one globally too.

Euromonitor on the rise of the ‘eco-worrier’ and what it means for beauty

21-Sep-2016 - Euromonitor has released a report on the ‘eco-worrier’ global consumer profile, and explained what impact their spending habits will have on beauty.

Bulldog speaks out in support of UK microbead ban

14-Sep-2016 - Bulldog for Men, British male grooming brand, has been one of the first to speak out in strong terms in favour of the ban announced on microbeads in the UK,...

Luxe Pack Monaco opens its doors next week with expanded offering: three shows in one

14-Sep-2016 - Luxe Pack, one of the leading trade shows dedicated to creative packaging, will hold its Monaco 2016 edition next week with an enhanced programme spread over three parts.

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Eco-friendly sunscreens: shining a light on the challenges and opportunities

13-Sep-2016 - Although naturals is a dominant trend for beauty, its fellow trend of eco-friendly, sustainable cosmetics is seeing rising consumer enthusiasm too: sunscreens are a key segment where this looks set...

Winners announced for the 2016 Cosmetics Design “Best Ingredient Made from Recycled Materials Award”

12-Sep-2016 - At the inaugural in-cosmetics North America event in New York City last week, Cosmetics Design announced the finalists, runner up, and honoree for the award, which recognizes the work ingredient...

Microbeads: UK government announces ban

06-Sep-2016 - Just days after a parliamentary committee released a review in favour of a ban in the UK, the government has announced any personal care products containing microplastic will be prohibited...

What’s the state of anti-pollution skin care? Part III

30-Aug-2016 - Anti-pollution is a key rising trend: in this three part mini-series, Cosmetics Design sits down with formulation expert Gabrielle Sore, scientific communication director for skin care at L’Oréal, to find...

UK looks set to tackle microbeads amid calls to ‘avoid the loopholes’

30-Aug-2016 - The UK government’s Environmental Audit Committee has called for a ban in the use of microbeads in cosmetics, which it recommends the country implements even if the EU avoids doing...

Albéa acquires Scandolara Tub-Est to strengthen packaging supply in Europe

24-Aug-2016 - Albéa, a leading packaging supplier for the beauty and personal care industry, has announced the acquisition of Scandolara Tub-Est s.r.o., a laminates tubes company in Slovakia.

Organic cosmetics and convenience driving global packaging market

24-Aug-2016 - The major trends driving the growth of the global cosmetics packaging market have been revealed in a new market report by Technavio, with the rise of organic cosmetics and urbanisation...

L’Oreal ‘beats its own forecast’ for removing microbeads

04-Aug-2016 - International beauty giant L’Oréal has announced that it is set to complete its commitment to reformulate certain products to eliminate microbead use by the end of this year, ahead of...

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Europe agenda is announced

29-Jul-2016 - This year Organic Monitor's programme will be focusing on different approaches to reducing the impact of cosmetics and personal care products on the environment.

Third Sustainable Beauty Awards are on track

22-Jul-2016 - The winners of the Sustainable Beauty Awards are set to be announced in Paris at the end of October, recognizing some of the biggest sustainability pioneers in the beauty industry.

Luxe Pack Monaco unveils its conference and roundtable programme

15-Jul-2016 - Luxe Pack Monaco has revealed the full three-day programme for its conferences and roundtables, which will emphasise the key themes of sustainability, branding and innovation.

Eco-compatible sunscreen to be first to use clear sustainable film packaging

01-Apr-2016 - Eco-sunscreen brand Sôvée is to be the first cosmetics company to use a clear packaging film based on renewable resources, specially developed by Italian Mater-Bi manufacturer Novamont to protect its...

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