This Standard has been developed at the European and international level by BDIH (Germany), COSMEBIO & ECOCERT (France), ICEA (Italy) and SOIL ASSOCIATION (UK), who are the founders of the COSMOS-standard AISBL (an international non-profit association registered in Belgium) in order to define common requirements and definitions for organic and/or natural cosmetics.
The COSMOS-standard applies to cosmetic products that are marketed as organic or natural. Its guiding principles are to:
The Standard covers all aspects of the sourcing, manufacture, marketing and control of cosmetic products in 12 chapters:
Origin and processing of ingredients – describes five categories, their origin requirements and how they may or may not be treated.
Water – must comply with hygienic standards:
Annexes at the end of the Standard give further details of the precise ingredients, treatments, chemical reactions, etc. that may be used.
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