Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Certification Wins

"Due to the shortfall in legislation and regulation in the ever growing US organic and naturals market, manufacturers are increasingly looking to EU certification for product ranges.

According to market research analyst Organic Monitor, many US manufacturers are recognising that certification is one way in which to compete in the over saturated organic market - an area of the cosmetics industry that is fraught with confusion over regulation of what should be deemed 'organic'.

"With the absence of any major regulations and private standards for natural & organic cosmetics in the USA and Canada, North American companies are increasingly making products according to European standards," said Organic Monitor."

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