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They create biodegradable vegetable particles to replace the microplastics that pollute the oceans

By | 2018-10-19T13:52:04+00:00 octubre 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|

A can of gel can contain up to 330,000 plastic microparticles that end irremediably in the water and the casings of the fish. Finally there is an alternative to its use. The soap with which the world washes its face, the detergent with which it washes clothes or toothpaste are also a danger to the [...]

United Kingdom prohibits the use of microplastics

By | 2018-03-05T22:10:11+00:00 marzo 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The United Kingdom has taken an important step in the fight against the contamination of marine ecosystems by prohibiting the use of toxic microplastics in the production of cosmetics and personal care products. The measure, which entered into force in January of this year, will be completed with a ban on the marketing of these [...]

microbeads alternatives

By | 2017-12-21T14:15:56+00:00 octubre 27th, 2017|microbeads, microbeads corozo, microbeads tagua, microspheres, phytelephas aequatorialis, scrubs, tagua, tagua microbeads, Uncategorized|

This prohibition must be seen by brands as an opportunity to differentiate themselves from the competition, achieving the desired added value of being "eco-friendly". For sure, all the brands of comésticos are already investigating a replacement for this harmful component of their products. Innovation and creativity will prevail in this task of the R & [...]

Alternatives to polyethylene microspheres in scrubs

By | 2017-10-17T23:20:02+00:00 octubre 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Mechanical exfoliators produce a smooth and continuous peeling of the skin. They are used to remove dead cells, to clear the pores, to clean the skin and to accelerate the cellular renewal. Since 2015, US law prohibits the use of polyethylene or polypropylene microspheres in cosmetic formulations. These are synthetic plastic spheres between 1 and [...]