All news articles for December 2012

Symrise inceases Probi stake; formalises R&D partnership

Symrise-Probi partnership to deliver probiotic goods in 2014-15

By Shane Starling

German fragrance and flavours house Symrise has just last night inked a deal with Swedish probiotics firm Probi to develop a stand-alone R&D project with oral probiotic supplements the most likely product out of the pipeline in 2014-2015. – the Top 5 stories of 2012

2012's Top Stories – the Top 5 stories of 2012

By Michelle Yeomans

It was another big year for the European cosmetics industry with issues such as; what constitutes as natural and organic ingredients, animal testing practices, and nanotechnoloy in sunscreens amongst others, put under the spotlight. Here, we take a look...

Laser test developed to test anti-aging product efficacy

Laser test developed to test anti-aging product efficacy


Researchers in Taiwan have developed a process with a new laser technique to identify the signs of aging and may help provide an index for measuring the effectiveness of 'anti-aging' skin products.

EAFA benefits of closures

Constellium backs aluminium campaign

By Joe Whitworth

Constellium is backing a European campaign to target public awareness of aluminium closures compared to other closure methods.