Regulation & Safety

ISAPP moves to define definition and scope of postbiotics

ISAPP moves to define definition and scope of postbiotics

By Will Chu

The International Scientific Association for Probiotics and Prebiotics (ISAPP) has clarified the term ‘postbiotics’ in a statement that responds to the scientific groundswell and growing number of postbiotic applications.

Eurofins Cosmetics & Personal Care has recently developed a full CBD cosmetics testing offer for manufacturers and formulators in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific (Getty Images)

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CBD beauty caution: Industry has not yet ‘mastered’ regulations, says Eurofins

By Kacey Culliney

Beauty manufacturers and formulators are highly interested in cannabis extracts but have not yet mastered global regulations, particularly those relating to ingredient sourcing and toxicology, says lab testing specialist Eurofins.

From January 1, 2021 the beauty industry needs to have several important changes in place to continue business in both the UK and EU (Getty Images)

Beauty business: Are you prepared for Brexit?

By Tjaša Grum, CE.way Regulatory Consultants

It is high time the beauty industry prepares for Brexit and companies complete all the necessary steps to stay compliant in the EU and in the UK after the end of the transition period.

Teeth whitening products come in an array of formats, including pastes used with LED light, teeth strips and even whitening pens (Getty Images)

Teeth whitening products: Regulations across the globe

By Tjaša Grum, CE.way Regulatory Consultants

As the teeth whitening category continues its time in the spotlight, with a growing array of products available it’s important manufacturers and brands understand regulatory restrictions in place worldwide.