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Eurofins Product Testing - Chemical and Physical Analysis

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Eurofins provides a bespoke Product Testing service tailored to your individual needs.

Your needs:

  • To know a PRODUCT TESTING service you can trust
  • To have confidence
  • To access to solutions that guarantee compliance with the regulatory requirements at each step of the product's life cycle
  • To check your raw materials and finished goods

Our solutions:

Eurofins offers the complete analytical spectrum for the analysis of cosmetic products

According to regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009, we analyse the products in the following way:

  • 26 allergens, Majantol, and 78 from IFRA restricted fragrances
  • Polycyclic musk compounds
  • Nitro-musk compounds
  • Preservatives
  • UV filters
  • Phthalates

Detection of unwanted substances:

  • Formaldehyde
  • Aromatics amines
  • Residual solvents
  • NDELA and volatile nitrosamines
  • AOX/EOX (halogenic organic compounds)
  • PAHs
  • Pesticides according to European Pharmacopoeia

Analysis of active ingredients:

  • Detection of active ingredients
  • Verification of formulations
  • Stability of active ingredients

Analysis of raw materials:

Authenticity of vegetal raw material

Stability studies (accelerated ageing)

Test plans

How we find solutions:

  • Highly qualified team dedicated to develop chemical and physical analytic test protocols
  • Quality assurance guaranteeing reliability, reproducibility, and traceability of results (e.g. ISO-9001 version 2008 and ISO 17025)
  • High-tech equipment:
    • HPLC-UV/VIS, -DAD, -Fluorescence, -MS-MS
    • GC/FID, -MS, MS-MS, -TOF; possible injection methods are Headspace, Thermodesorption, or Pyrolysis
    • ICP-MS
    • FAAS
  • Continuous performance control by internal quality management and participation in inter-laboratory comparisons, such as
    • Working group 'Cosmetics' of DGCH (German Chemical Society)
    • DGK (German Society for Scientific and Applied Cosmetics)
    • FAPAS (Food analysis Performance Assessment Scheme)
    • DANAK (The Danish Accreditation and Metrology Fund, Society)
    • DGHM (German Hygienic and Microbiological Society)
    • EDANA (European Disposables & Nonwovens Association)

Your industry is our focus


For a competitive quotation and expert advice, please contact:


Tel. +33 4 42 39 78 08


Tel. +34 93 4033 720


Tel: +86-21-62863878


Tel. +49 40 570 104 220

UK & Ireland

Tel. +44 7887 455 192