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NSF, Retailers Crafting Cosmetic GMPs Standard To Boost Consumer ‘Trust’

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

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The Global Retailer and Manufacturer Alliance, formed by NSF International and major retailers including Walmart and Walgreens earlier this year, is developing a GMP standard for cosmetic products based on ISO 22716, FDA guidance and “retailer requirements.” That standard will follow one for dietary supplements, targeted for launch in early 2015.

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