To meet growth and profitability goals, cosmetics and personal care manufacturers must continuously pursue accelerated innovation and ever-shorter product development cycles. However, the industry faces many challenges including growing regulatory requirements, increased pressure to validate product performance claims, consumer demand for more natural and organic products, and the constant threat of competitive pressure and counterfeiting.
Waters Corporation provides the top cosmetic and personal care companies in the world with an innovative suite of technologies designed to improve the effectiveness of raw material, formulation, safety and quality control testing. Our continuous advancements in sample preparation & columns, chromatography, mass spectrometry, and data management software enable analytical laboratories to reduce analysis times, improve data quality, lower costs and meet compliance requirements in an ever changing regulatory environment. Our thermal analysis and rheometry instruments are used to predict the suitability of fine chemicals and polymers for uses in various cosmetic, consumer goods, and personal care products.