Cosmetics

Azma Nanosystem has provided a wide range of services for quality control of cosmetic products, assuring quality and efficiency of controls and compliance with requirements of regulation and inspection bodies.

Ensuring precise controls with no need to refer to other labs, working with Azma Nanosystem guarantees that you have everything you need to control and develop a cosmetic product.

Consultation and services related with formulation of cosmetic products are also performed in Azma Nanosystem laboratory.

List of lab tests for raw materials and cosmetic products is as follows:

RowProductTestStandard
1Animal and vegetable fats and oilsDetermination of acid value and acidityISO 660
2Determination of saponification valueISO 3657
3Determination of iodine valueISO 3961
4Determination of peroxide value - Iodometric (visual) endpoint determinationISO 3960
5Determination of refractive indexISO 6320
6Formulated detergentsAnalysis of formulated detergents - Part 3.16: determination of chloride contentBS 3762-3.16
7Analysis of formulated detergents - Part 3.25: determination of water and volatile matter contentBS 3762-3.25
8Surface-active agents and detergentsSurface-active agents and detergents - Determination of water content-Karl fischer methodsISO 4317
9Cosmetic raw materialDetermination of melting pointPh.Eur 2.2.60
10LiquidsDetermination of density by digital density meterASTM D4052
11Surface active agentsDetermination of pH of aqueous solutions - Potentiometric methodASTM E70
12Cosmetics Identification and determination of free formaldehyde by HPLCDirective 82/434/EEC
13Nitrosamines : Detection and determination of N-nitrosodiethanolamine (NDELA) in cosmetics by HPLC,
post-column photolysis and derivatization
ISO 10130
14Identification and determination of parabensDirective 96/45/EC
15Determination of methylisothiazolinone, chloromethylisothiazolinone and benzisothiazolinone by HPLCIn-house
16Screening and quantification methods for heavy metalsISO/TR 17276
17Cosmetics Quantitative determination of zinc pyrithione, piroctone olamine and climbazole
in surfactant containing cosmetic anti-dandruff products - HPLC method
BS EN 16342
18Cosmetics (Sunscreen cream) Screening for UV-filters in cosmetic products and quantitative determination of 10 UV-filters by HPLCBS EN 16344
19Cosmetics Determination of 1,4-dioxane content in cosmetics by Head space GC-MSIn-house
20Hair shampooShampoo - Specifications and test methodsINSO 3572
21Liquid and gel dish washingLiquid and gel dish washing - Specifications and test methodsISIRI 2288
22Liquid hand washLiquid hand wash - Specification and test methodsINSO 18641
23Sodium hypochlorite solutionSodium hypochlorite solution - SpecificationsISIRI 2361
24Sodium hypochlorite solution - Test methodsASTM D2022
25Detergents-Glass CleanerDetergents - Glass Cleaner - Specifications and test methods INSO 3305
26CologneCologne - Specifications and test methodsISIRI 1022
27LipstickLipstick - Chemical and physical specifications and test methodsINSO 14622
28Cosmetics Microbiology - Enumeration and detection of aerobic mesophilic bacteriaISO 21149
29Microbiology - Detection of Escherichia coliISO 21150
30Microbiology - Detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosaISO 22717
31Microbiology - Detection of Staphylococcus aureusISO 22718
32Microbiology - Detection of Candida albicansISO 18416
33Microbiology - Enumeration of yeast and mouldISO 16212
34Microbiology - Evaluation of the antimicrobial preservation of a cosmetic productISO 11930
36Evaluation of basic bactericidal activityDIN EN 1040
37Evaluation of basic fungicidal or basic yeasticidal activityDIN EN 1275
38Cosmetic raw materialAntimicrobial preservatives effectivenessUSP


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