How to ditch single-use beauty launches to help consumers reduce plastic waste

Thinking about swapping your single-use line-up to a more sustainable beauty portfolio? Here's how to get your long-term idea off the ground

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Nine out of ten consumers have never heard of the ‘circular economy’

Almost 90% of beauty shoppers did not know the term for the economic system aimed at eliminating waste, despite 88% ...

Quadpack sets sights on China with Yuga deal

Agreement with long-term partner will see Quadpack's Q-Line packaging made available for Chinese beauty brands

Gillette cuts plastic packaging from razors in favour of cardboard

The move is part of the male grooming brand’s commitment to upping its sustainability credentials

Mastering masterbatches: How plastic packaging colours up

The colourant used in your plastic packaging can spell the difference between a pack that meets consumer desires or ...

New ‘disruptive’ solid fragrance launch from WWP Beauty puts innovation at forefront

The new solid formulas are housed in three packaging solutions and are blended with kind-to-skin ingredients

Research flags issues impacting can-to-can aluminium recycling

Industry group AEROBAL says the scarcity of recycled aluminium poses a major challenge for greening the industry

Revealed: The full agenda for Cosmetics Business Live

The week-long event will provide a 360° view of the current state of the cosmetics and personal care industry

One year on: How Covid-19 shaped beauty

One year on since the first case of Covid-19 was detected in the UK, Cosmetics Business looks back at the year that ...

Oral care brand Waken switches aluminium packaging for plastic alternative

The move to PCR plastic has contributed to the brand’s Carbon Neutral certification and lowered its price point

'Packaging is starting to feel like art': The beauty design trends to look out for in 2021

From art gallery worthy packaging to activism inspired flourishes, Shayne Tilley, Senior Marketing Director of graphic ...

'We shouldn't overpower people with products': Iconic London CEO on fast beauty, Instagram and her early days at MAC

The British make-up brand's chief executive Selma Terzic reveals how she climbed the job ladder from student make-up ...

Solid effort: How to pack trendy solid format products

Eco-friendly and convenient, solid products are having a moment – but what about the packaging?

Campaign to end animal-hair brushes leaps ahead with L’Oréal brush ban

The Baxter of California owner will no longer use hair from animals including badgers and goats

Jo Loves adopts refillable technology for Fragrance Paintbrush

The beauty product’s slimmer design also uses less packaging to better its eco-credentials

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