• SCC honors Dr. Anthony Rawlings with Maison G. deNavarre Medal Award

    (August 15, 2019)
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) has announced Dr. Anthony Rawlings, Director of AVR Consulting, is the recipient of the Maison G. deNavarre Medal Award, the Society’s highest honor recognizing an individual for accomplishments in activity supporting the best interests of the cosmetics and personal care industry. “Dr. Rawlings has been recognized by his peers in the cosmetics and personal… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Aerosol Association of Australia moves location

    (August 14, 2019)
    The office of the Aerosol Association of Australia Inc. has moved. Effective August 12, the Association’s new physical and postal address is: Suite 704 368 Sussex Street Sydney NSW 2000 Australia All phone numbers and email addresses remain the same. For more info, visit www.aerosol.com.au. FULL ARTICLE >>
  • ADF&PCD New York announces shortlist for Innovation Awards

    (August 12, 2019)
    The Aerosol & Dispensing Forum (ADF) and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design (PCD) announced the shortlist for its annual Packaging Innovation Awards. See release below for full information: Download the PDF file . FULL ARTICLE >>
  • rePlanet closes all recycling centers in California

    Story courtesy of the Orange County Register Recycling center rePlanet has closed all of its 284 centers in California, resulting in hundreds of layoffs. Los Angeles-based Consumer Watchdog has called for CALRecycle, the state agency in charge of recycling, to require the retail outlets to begin redeeming bottles and cans for cash. CALRecycle, a department of the state EPA, said… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Cassandra Taylor to speak on “European Poison Control Centers” at SATA

    (August 9, 2019)
    Have you notified your hazardous mixtures to the relevant appointed bodies in Europe? Emergency responders need accurate product information to provide appropriate advice in the case of accidental exposure to hazardous chemical products. Cassandra Taylor of Nexreg Compliance, Inc, will provide an overview of the regulations for poison centre notification in Europe including the new information requirements according Annex VIII to… FULL ARTICLE >>

  • Regulatory Issues
    Doug Raymond

    Regulatory Issues

    CARB Rule Development The California Air Resources Board (CARB)…
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    Pressure Points
    Nicholas Georges

    Are your new labels ready for January 2020?

    Consumers are demanding increased transparency from all facets of…
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    International Regulatory Influences
    Cassandra Taylor

    Ozone-Depleting Substances & Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations

    The words “ozone depletion” describe two related occurrences that…
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    Corrosion Corner
    W. Stephen Tait

    The corrosion of refillable multiple-use packaging—Part II

    With SUSAN WHITWORTH Tait, Ph.D. Executive Director & CFO,…
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