Cosmebio is the French trade association of ecological and biological cosmetic. It federates the whole of the actors of the die (suppliers of ingredients, laboratories cosmetic, made-to-order manufacturers, distributers) and represents today more than 390 French and foreign members.
Created in 2002, Cosmebio is at the origin of the French Charter of Ecological and Biological Cosmetic. This Charter defines the rules and basic principles for the manufacturers who wish to engage in this step.
At the European level, Cosmebio is the professional main association of biological cosmetic. For this reason, it is founder member of the international association in charge of the European harmonization of the specifications of the cosmetic natural and biological, Cosmos-standard
It is the guarantee for the consumer of respectful cosmetic products of the Man and the environment.
A simple concept:
- A product at least containing 95% of natural ingredients or derived from natural sources thus the vegetable ingredients result for 95% from Organic Farming. On the whole of the end product, the content of biological ingredients must be at least 10%.
- Processes of transformation and manufacture framed and not pollutants.
- Manufacturers engaged in development objectives durable and fair trade
- An informed consumer in a clear and precise way.
- A total transparency and obligations of guarantee with the control of the products by an independent organization of certification. To date, two accredited certification bodies approved by Cosmebio a reference standards in conformity with the Charter and published in the Official journal: the Ecocert reference frame and the reference frame France Quality.
To emphasize the knowledge to make members and to promote it cosmetic biological near the consumers and professionals in France and with the international one.
To carry out class action suits of promotion to increase the visibility of the adherent companies and to favour their commercial development.
To represent and assist the members near the authorities, professional organizations and national and international working groups.
To grant the Cosmebio label and to fight against falsifications or counterfeits intended to mislead consumers and professionals.
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